Cape Petrel, Daption capense capense

Recording AV#412. Antarctica: South Shetland Islands; Deception Island, Whaler's Bay (-62.954, -60.599)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 412
AVoCet catalog #AV412
Audio duration (s)42.5
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well, distinctive
Other identified bird speciesSterna vittata?
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorat colony
Group sizelarge colony
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same group


Recording dateJanuary 07, 2009
Time recorded (24h)10:17h
LocationAntarctica: South Shetland Islands; Deception Island, Whaler's Bay (-62.954, -60.599)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)170
Determined by: close estimate from being there
Weathercold, still, clear
Habitatsteep lichen-clad cliff faces with many crevices

Additional Information

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