Brown Emu-tail, Dromaeocercus brunneus

Recording AV#597. Madagascar: Toamasina Province; Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Mantadia (-18.863, 48.456)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 597
AVoCet catalog #AV597
Audio duration (s)44.5
ID confidence and determination100%
not seen; responding vocally to tape playback of this species, and good match to Endemic Birds of Madagascar
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedyes

Individual Characterization

Behaviorplayback stimulated bird to sing persistently from cover but it did not approach, presumably as this was the non-breeding season


Recording dateJune 04, 2008
Time recorded (24h)8:30h
LocationMadagascar: Toamasina Province; Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Mantadia (-18.863, 48.456)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)1100
Determined by: GPS
Weathercool, calm
Habitatmossy montane forest

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionsCopyright by recordist, freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentSennheiser ME66/K6 + Edirol R09