Indian Skimmer, Rynchops albicollis

Recording AV#2931. India: Uttar Pradesh: National Chambal Sanctuary (26.7589, 78.5674)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 2931
AVoCet catalog #AV2931
Audio duration (s)6.0
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well, photographed
Other identified bird speciesPavo cristatus
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portiongood
noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Ageadult
Determined by: plumage
Behaviormostly resting on sandbank
Group size14
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same flock

Environment

Recording date 2 Jan 2010
Time recorded (24h)11:23h
LocationIndia: Uttar Pradesh: National Chambal Sanctuary (26.7589, 78.5674)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)93
Habitatflat river bed, low water levels, lots of small islands and inlets

Additional Information

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