Elegant Scops-owl, Otus elegans

Recording AV#18690. Japan: Okinawa: Yambaru Forest (26.73, 128.19)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 18690
AVoCet catalog #AV18690
Audio duration (s)51.6
ID confidence and determination100%
seen in flight
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedyes, bird came in to playback

Individual Characterization

Behaviormuch more responsive to playback than other birds in the same area
Group size1
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same as 22-23


Recording dateMay 23, 2014
Time recorded (24h)21:27h
LocationJapan: Okinawa: Yambaru Forest (26.73, 128.19)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)200
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Position of sunafter dark
Habitathill forest patches and edge in development with lawns, buildings

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