Black Crake, Amaurornis flavirostra

Recording AV#7113. Uganda: Lake Bisina (1.62, 33.94)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 7113
AVoCet catalog #AV7113
Audio duration (s)13.8
ID confidence and determinationslightly less than 100%
seen well, not seen vocalizing but small pik notes surely must be this; no refs for this call
Sound types presentcalls
calls weak, bird close by
Grade of best portionaverage
noisy, faint
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorwalking and then flying off
Group size1


Recording dateJune 19, 2009
Time recorded (24h)9:40h
LocationUganda: Lake Bisina (1.62, 33.94)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)1060
Determined by: Google Earth
Position of sunfull
Habitatreed- and tree-fringed large lake

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-66/K6
Editing Informationnoise reduction, high-pass filter