Rattling Cisticola, Cisticola chiniana fricki

Recording AV#4433. Ethiopia: Oromia; Lake Langano, Ras Hotel grounds (7.649, 38.705)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 4433
AVoCet catalog #AV4433
Audio duration (s)18.4
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well vocalizing, plumage not described but very like African Bird Sounds of this species
Other identified bird speciesDendropicos spodocephalus
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behavioron wire, jumping up and down and flapping its wings time with song


Recording dateJune 26, 2009
Time recorded (24h)6:47h
LocationEthiopia: Oromia; Lake Langano, Ras Hotel grounds (7.649, 38.705)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)1591
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatextensive well-wooded lakeside garden

Additional Information

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