Spotted Owlet, Athene brama indica

Recording AV#2490. India: Uttar Pradesh: Chambal Safari Lodge (26.8714, 78.5634)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 2490
AVoCet catalog #AV2490
Audio duration (s)2.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well, photographed (photos above)
Sound types presentwing noise
Grade of best portiongood
wing noise masked at beginning and end by other sounds
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviortaking flight from roost tree
Group size1 of 2
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same pair


Recording dateJanuary 04, 2010
Time recorded (24h)6:56h
LocationIndia: Uttar Pradesh: Chambal Safari Lodge (26.8714, 78.5634)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)146
Weathercold, foggy, calm
Position of sungetting light
Habitatsmall patch of reclaimed woodland between the extensive fields and the river, there are some native trees replanted and some old ones, and buildings, near the Chambal River

Additional Information

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