Arabian Babbler, Turdoides squamiceps

Recording AV#3886. Oman: Muscat Governorate; dunes near Khawr Al Milh (23.194, 58.961)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 3886
AVoCet catalog #AV3886
Audio duration (s)42.8
Sound types presentsong
could be calls
Grade of best portionexcellent

Individual Characterization

Determined by: lacked yellow gape
Behaviorperched in a small tree singing persistently
Group size1 singing; others foraging nearby


Recording dateMarch 01, 2010
Time recorded (24h)14:37h
LocationOman: Muscat Governorate; dunes near Khawr Al Milh (23.194, 58.961)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)15
Determined by: GPS
Weatherhot, windy
Habitatlow shrubs, few larger shrubby trees, lots of bare patches of sand

Additional Information

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