Adelie Penguin, Pygoscelis adeliae

Recording AV#359. Antarctica: Antarctica: Paulet Island (-63.58, -55.786)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 359
AVoCet catalog #AV359
Audio duration (s)0.0
ID confidence and determination100%
photographed (most shots 4722-4731, 8605-8735)
Other identified bird speciescolony, wind, surf
Sound types presentnon-vocal
Grade of best portionbelow average
very noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorwalking on loose shale (the clinking noise)


Recording dateJanuary 03, 2009
Time recorded (24h)13:15h
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
Habitatcolony on moderate slopes

Additional Information

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