Common Cuckoo, Cuculus canorus telephonus

Recording AV#7391. India: Jammu and Kashmir; Ladakh, Shey marsh (34.0684, 77.6377)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 7391
AVoCet catalog #AV7391
Audio duration (s)12.2
ID confidence and determination100%
seen shortly afterward, photographed
Sound types presentcalls
begging
Grade of best portiongood
noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Agejuvenile
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorsitting on post calling persistently for long periods
Group size1

Environment

Recording dateJuly 03, 2010
Time recorded (24h)8:59h
LocationIndia: Jammu and Kashmir; Ladakh, Shey marsh (34.0684, 77.6377)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)3261
Determined by: GPS
Habitatpatchy marshy short grass with a lot of willow trees bordered by poplars, fields, with some patches of Hippophae

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-66/K6