Rusty-crowned Babbler, Stachyris capitalis

Recording AV#2392. Philippines: Mindanao: Bislig; PICOP, quarry (8.269, 126.199)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 2392
AVoCet catalog #AV2392
Audio duration (s)3.8
ID confidence and determinationless than 100%
seen well and photographed, but not noted vocalizing; no reference recordings but nothing else seen except Aethopyga bella; does sound much like Pygmy Babbler but this was not noted; confirmation needed
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedn

Individual Characterization

Behaviorsmall active flock in understorey with one Aethopyga bella nearby
Group sizeseveral


Recording dateNovember 23, 2009
Time recorded (24h)11:05h
LocationPhilippines: Mindanao: Bislig; PICOP, quarry (8.269, 126.199)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)155
Determined by: GPS
Weatherhumid, fairly quiet, calm, heavily overcast
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
Additional photos availableYes