Parrot-billed Sparrow, Passer gongonensis

Recording AV#4597. Ethiopia: Oromia Region: Borena Zone; Yabello-Soda area (4.9, 38.1)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 4597
AVoCet catalog #AV4597
Audio duration (s)25.9
ID confidence and determination100%
believed in field by both observers to be this species on the basis of noticeably large bill, and plain brown back contrasting with rufous shoulders. Vocalization also differs from familiar ones of P. swainsonii. Habitat away from human habitation.
Sound types presentcall
could be song
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Environment

Recording dateJuly 04, 2009
Time recorded (24h)16:40h
LocationEthiopia: Oromia Region: Borena Zone; Yabello-Soda area (4.9, 38.1)
Coordinates determined by: GeoHack
Elevation (m)1600
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatpatchwork of semiarid woodland, cultivation and short-grass fields

Additional Information

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