Blue-breasted Bee-eater, Merops variegatus lafresnayii

Recording AV#4554. Ethiopia: Debre Zeit (8.75, 38.97)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 4554
AVoCet catalog #AV4554
Audio duration (s)8.1
ID confidence and determinationless than 100%
seen and photographed, not seen vocalizing and am not at all certain about attribution, but this is fairly similar to one cut in African Bird Sounds
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno


Recording dateJune 23, 2009
Time recorded (24h)10:06h
LocationEthiopia: Debre Zeit (8.75, 38.97)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)1890
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatlakeside vegetation, 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