Blyth's Reed-warbler, Acrocephalus dumetorum

Recording AV#2441. India: Uttar Pradesh: Patna Bird Sanctuary (27.526, 78.312)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 2441
AVoCet catalog #AV2441
Audio duration (s)28.4
ID confidence and determinationslightly less than 100%
Paddyfield Warbler and prinias seen in small flock but this matches Blyth's; no good refs for Paddyfield calls; Paddyfield seen well and described at time but not seen calling
Other noisewaterpump
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorpresumably hidden in bushes with small warbler flock
Group size1


Recording dateJanuary 03, 2010
Time recorded (24h)13:23h
LocationIndia: Uttar Pradesh: Patna Bird Sanctuary (27.526, 78.312)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)163
Weathercool, breezy, foggy
Position of sunhigh
Habitatnear small lake with extensive drying mudflats and short grass surrounded by agricultural fields and trees

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyrighted, freely available
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME66/K6