Short-crested Monarch, Hypothymis helenae

Recording AV#2082. Philippines: Mindanao: Bislig; PICOP (8.269, 126.199)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 2082
AVoCet catalog #AV2082
Audio duration (s)15.6
ID confidence and determination100%
seen shortly beforehand in same flock
Other identified bird speciesHypothymis azurea, Orthotomus nigriceps, Oriolus steerii
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
rather weak
Playback usedyes; playback was started once flock was located

Individual Characterization

Behaviorwithin stationary mixed flock
Group size2+
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same pair or small group within mixed flock


Recording dateNovember 24, 2009
Time recorded (24h)6:31h
LocationPhilippines: Mindanao: Bislig; PICOP (8.269, 126.199)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)155
Determined by: GPS
Habitatheavily degraded forest under active logging

Additional Information

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