Adelie Penguin, Pygoscelis adeliae

Recording AV#358. Antarctica: Antarctica: Paulet Island (-63.58, -55.786)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 358
AVoCet catalog #AV358
Audio duration (s)67.7
ID confidence and determination100%
photographed (most shots 4722-4731, 8605-8735)
Other identified bird speciescolony, wind, surf
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorbirds resting on beach, giving occasional varied grunts


Recording dateJanuary 03, 2009
Time recorded (24h)12:30h
LocationAntarctica: Antarctica: Paulet Island (-63.58, -55.786)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)2
Determined by: close estimate from being there
Weathercold, very windy
Habitatshingle beach

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentTelinga Pro + Edirol R09