Red-rumped Waxbill, Estrilda charmosyna charmosyna

Recording AV#4484. Ethiopia: Afar Region; Awash National Park (8.8, 40.0)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 4484
AVoCet catalog #AV4484
Audio duration (s)4.4
ID confidence and determinationslightly less than 100%
seen well and photographed; this and Anthoscopus musculus in same bush, and no refs for either but this fits description "repeated dry chipping" in Birds of the Horn of Africa; needs confirmation
Other identified bird speciescf. Anthoscopus musculus, Dinemellia dinemelli
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portiongood
very noisy
Playback usedno


Recording dateJune 24, 2009
Time recorded (24h)10:38h
LocationEthiopia: Afar Region; Awash National Park (8.8, 40.0)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)950
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatarid plain with scattered bushes

Additional Information

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