Chinstrap Penguin, Pygoscelis antarcticus

Recording AV#417. Antarctica: South Shetland Islands; Half Moon Island (-62.596, -59.901)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 417
AVoCet catalog #AV417
Audio duration (s)25.8
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well at close quarters
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
surf, over peak
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Ageadult, chick
Determined by: plumage, size (chicks mid-sized)
Behaviorat colony


Recording dateJanuary 07, 2009
Time recorded (24h)17:03h
LocationAntarctica: South Shetland Islands; Half Moon Island (-62.596, -59.901)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)15
Determined by: close estimate from being there
Weathercold, still, clear
Habitatrocky slopes

Additional Information

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