Greater Flamingo, Phoenicopterus roseus

Recording AV#2804. India: Gujarat; Little Rann of Kutch; Bajana Wetlands (23.2115, 71.7421)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 2804
AVoCet catalog #AV2804
Audio duration (s)15.8
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well; a few Lessers also present but all were sleeping and didn't seem to be calling
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portiongood
a bit noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: undetermined
Behaviorstanding in shallow water
Group sizeseveral


Recording dateDecember 28, 2009
Time recorded (24h)17:05h
LocationIndia: Gujarat; Little Rann of Kutch; Bajana Wetlands (23.2115, 71.7421)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)6
Habitatrather large, drying lake surrounded immediately by cracked mudpan and no vegetation; situated within grassland with encroaching Prosopis, farmland

Additional Information

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