Gentoo Penguin, Pygoscelis papua

Recording AV#386. Antarctica: Port Lockroy (-64.817, -63.503)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 386
AVoCet catalog #AV386
Audio duration (s)52.4
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well at close quarters
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
people talking
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorgrowling directed at skua nearby


Recording dateJanuary 06, 2009
Time recorded (24h)16:21h
LocationAntarctica: Port Lockroy (-64.817, -63.503)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)2
Determined by: close estimate from being there
Weathercold, still, clear
Habitatnesting colony next to research station

Additional Information

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