Pallas's Gull, Larus ichthyaetus

Recording AV#3799. Oman: Muscat Governorate; Qurayyat beach (23.264, 58.926)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 3799
AVoCet catalog #AV3799
Audio duration (s)5.0
Other noisesurf
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionbelow average

Individual Characterization

Agead breeding plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviortaking flight from a loafing group at water's edge
Group size1


Recording dateMarch 01, 2010
Time recorded (24h)10:28h
LocationOman: Muscat Governorate; Qurayyat beach (23.264, 58.926)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)2
Determined by: Google Earth
Weatherhot, fairly windy
Habitatsandy, right along the road, lot of boats and disturbance

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyrighted by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+; Sennheiser ME-66
Editing Informationbackground noise reduced