Puno Canastero, Asthenes sclateri sclateri

Recording AV#6. Argentina: Cordoba; c.2 km e of Parador La Pampilla along road (-31.594, -64.714)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 6
AVoCet catalog #AV6
Audio duration (s)18.6
ID confidence and determination100%
Asthenes with rufous in wings, broad long gray tail with blackish outer rectrices, whitish underparts (chin color not seen), strongly streaked above; photographed; call matches one in Bird Sounds from Southern South America
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionbelow average

Individual Characterization

Behaviorcalling while moving rapidly between rocks and through vegetation; easy to follow progression and not shy. Would sit for a few seconds at a time on a rock or other open patches
Group size1
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?yes


Recording dateDecember 14, 2008
Time recorded (24h)18:52h
LocationArgentina: Cordoba; c.2 km e of Parador La Pampilla along road (-31.594, -64.714)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)1825
Determined by: GPS
Weathercool, rather windy
Habitathigh-altitude stony pampas, in an area with a small stream, some short grass, and a few bushes along the road

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentSennheiser ME66/K6, Fostex FR-2LE