Indigo-banded Kingfisher, Alcedo cyanopectus cyanopectus

Recording AV#1874. Philippines: Luzon: University of the Philippines Los Baños campus (14.164, 121.241)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 1874
AVoCet catalog #AV1874
Audio duration (s)3.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well, photographed
Other noisewater
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
close but noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorsitting on rock in stream, then flew off as I approached; calls made in flight
Group size1


Recording dateNovember 20, 2009
Time recorded (24h)15:04h
LocationPhilippines: Luzon: University of the Philippines Los Baños campus (14.164, 121.241)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)52
Determined by: estimate
Habitatstream in open garden-like area with buildings inside remnant forest

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyrighted by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+ and Sennheiser ME66/K6
Editing Informationredeye photoshopped
Additional photos availableYes