Golden-yellow White-eye, Zosterops nigrorum

Recording AV#2434. Philippines: Luzon: Mt. Makiling Forest Reserve (14.135, 121.229)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 2434
AVoCet catalog #AV2434
Audio duration (s)6.4
ID confidence and determinationslightly less than 100%
seen well, bright yellowish below; not seen calling, and no refs but sounds like description in BOTP and also sounds like a white-eye, unlike other birds present; this call didn't occur when white-eyes not seen
Other identified bird speciesDicaeum, sunbird spp.
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedno


Recording dateNovember 21, 2009
Time recorded (24h)10:08h
LocationPhilippines: Luzon: Mt. Makiling Forest Reserve (14.135, 121.229)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)390
Determined by: GPS
Habitatnursery; opening in forest with buildings and exotic trees; tree with a lot of Loranthus just inside forest

Additional Information

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