Singing Cisticola, Cisticola cantans cantans

Recording AV#4432. Ethiopia: Sidama Zone; Wondo Genet (7.087, 38.638)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 4432
AVoCet catalog #AV4432
Audio duration (s)69.1
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well, described as slightly streaked grey back, rufous crown, medium sized; song distinctive
Other identified bird speciesZosterops poliogastrus
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviordisplaying with bobbing tails
Group size3


Recording dateJune 27, 2009
Time recorded (24h)10:49h
LocationEthiopia: Sidama Zone; Wondo Genet (7.087, 38.638)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)1854
Determined by: GPS
Habitatdegraded hill woodland, still some large trees left

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-66
Editing Informationbackground noise reduced