Black-faced Cuckooshrike, Coracina novaehollandiae melanops

Recording AV#4987. Australia: NSW, Black Yamma State Forest (-33.32, 148.21)
recorded by Frank R. Lambert

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 4987
AVoCet catalog #AV4987
Audio duration (s)19.5
ID confidence and determination100%
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
distant, noisy

Individual Characterization

Behaviorthe bird calling, as it calls, it slowly moves its wings up above its back, one at a time, and the birds seem to be pursuing each other slowly around the vegetation, top of the trees here, presumably some kind of prenuptial calling
Group sizepair
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same pair


Recording dateDecember 31, 1999
LocationAustralia: NSW, Black Yamma State Forest (-33.32, 148.21)
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Additional Information

Recordist nameFrank R. Lambert
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording Equipmentcassette recorder