Smith's Longspur, Calcarius pictus

Recording AV#19249. USA: Illinois; Clark Co., Orland Grasslands (41.576, -87.861)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 19249
AVoCet catalog #AV19249
Audio duration (s)8.5
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other noisewind
Sound types presentcalls
take-off and flight
Grade of best portionbelow average
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Sexboth present
Determined by: plumage
Determined by: season
Behaviorflying up and around in small groups
Group sizeseveral around
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?yes


Recording dateApril 26, 2015
Time recorded (24h)9:00h
LocationUSA: Illinois; Clark Co., Orland Grasslands (41.576, -87.861)
Coordinates determined by: eBird
Weatherclear, cool, rather windy
Habitatrecently-burnt but now green short-grass prairie

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use, with attribution
Recording EquipmentiPhone