Gentoo Penguin, Pygoscelis papua

Recording AV#376. Antarctica: Petermann Island (-65.175, -64.143)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 376
AVoCet catalog #AV376
Audio duration (s)11.5
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well at close quarters
Other identified bird speciespossibly short P. adeliae call
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorone sequence is an adult Adelie being attacked by P. papua as it travels through colony


Recording dateJanuary 06, 2009
Time recorded (24h)9:56h
LocationAntarctica: Petermann Island (-65.175, -64.143)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)2
Determined by: close estimate from being there
Weathercold, still, clear
Habitatnesting colony

Additional Information

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