Hume's Wheatear, Oenanthe albonigra

Recording AV#3822. Oman: Muscat Governorate; en route from Muscat to Qurayyat (23.215, 58.847)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 3822
AVoCet catalog #AV3822
Audio duration (s)41.8
Other identified bird speciesnone
Other noisehighway noise
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portionexcellent
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: bp
Behaviorperched diagonally on cable to side of power line, singing for several minutes from the same spot, occasionally flicking wings and turning head in different directions; speeded up its delivery without use of playback
Group size1
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?y


Recording dateMarch 01, 2010
Time recorded (24h)7:16h
LocationOman: Muscat Governorate; en route from Muscat to Qurayyat (23.215, 58.847)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)250
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatbroken area with a lot of small bushes, herbage, low trees

Additional Information

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