Bare-shanked Screech-owl, Megascops clarkii

Recording AV#18334. Costa Rica: San Jose Dist.; Dota; Hotel Montaña, Paraiso Quetzal (9.6, -83.77)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 18334
AVoCet catalog #AV18334
Audio duration (s)72.0
ID confidence and determination100%
not seen
Other noiseimitation
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portionaverage
rather distant
Playback usedyes, earlier, and then imitation (the louder series)

Individual Characterization

Behaviornot approaching to playback and singing infrequently
Group size1


Recording dateDecember 20, 2013
Time recorded (24h)17:54h
LocationCosta Rica: San Jose Dist.; Dota; Hotel Montaña, Paraiso Quetzal (9.6, -83.77)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)2650
Determined by: signage
Weathercool, partly cloudy
Position of sundark
Habitatforest and edge

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME67/K6