Gentoo Penguin, Pygoscelis papua

Recording AV#368. Antarctica: Antarctica: Neko Harbor (-64.87, -62.397)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 368
AVoCet catalog #AV368
Audio duration (s)30.0
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well at close quarters
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage, size
Behaviormade standing on or near nest, head pointed forward and beak open, air sacs above sternum puffed out and then drawn in with inhalation phase, the squeaky note
Group sizemany


Recording dateJanuary 05, 2009
Time recorded (24h)10:02h
LocationAntarctica: Antarctica: Neko Harbor (-64.87, -62.397)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)2
Determined by: close estimate from being there
Weathercold, still, overcast
Habitatnesting colony

Additional Information

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