Common Redshank, Tringa totanus

Recording AV#3004. India: Uttar Pradesh: Patna Bird Sanctuary (27.526, 78.312)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 3004
AVoCet catalog #AV3004
Audio duration (s)24.4
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well with flock of T. erythropus; clearly distinguished from them by shorter legs, straighter thicker bill, and seen calling
Other noisewaterpump
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
distant, noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorwith flock of Tringa erythropus wading in pool
Group size1
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?yes


Recording dateJanuary 03, 2010
Time recorded (24h)12:40h
LocationIndia: Uttar Pradesh: Patna Bird Sanctuary (27.526, 78.312)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)163
Weathercool, breezy, foggy
Position of sunhigh
Habitatsmall 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