Antarctic Tern, Sterna vittata

Recording AV#394. Antarctica: Jougla Point (-64.827, -63.492)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 394
AVoCet catalog #AV394
Audio duration (s)20.1
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well, most individuals breeding plumaged; only species here in this plumage
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portiongood
slightly over peak
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorvarious calls


Recording dateJanuary 06, 2009
Time recorded (24h)17:14h
LocationAntarctica: Jougla Point (-64.827, -63.492)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)2
Determined by: close estimate from being there
Habitatnear small nesting cliffs, adjacent rocks, and bag

Additional Information

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