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African Ostrich

Struthio camelus Linnaeus, 1758

Related taxa:
Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Ostrich - Struthio camelus Pamela C. Rasmussen 29 Dec 2010 Namibia: Kunene; Etosha, near Okakuejo (-19.14, 16.05) , Namibia (Namibia) (1100 m) drinking - quality: good 12085
avocet.zoology.msu.edu
Common Ostrich - Struthio camelus Jeremy Hegge 2014-11-20 Mmabolela Reserve, Limpopo, Limpopo Province (South Africa) (750 m) call -

Recording modified: Frequencies above 640hz reduced by 12db and frequencies below 320 amplified as well. The overall recording has been amplified significantly by around 30db as well. Part of a 13 hour recording session where the microphones were left by a waterhole overnight.

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

208209
xeno-canto.org
Ostrich - Struthio camelus Derek Solomon 9-2-10 Hoedspruit, Limpopo Province (South Africa) (523 m) Call (C) - African Rock Python hissing in foreground 46725
xeno-canto.org
Common Ostrich - Struthio camelus Jeremy Hegge 2014-11-21 Mmabolela Reserve, Limpopo, South Africa (South Africa) (750 m) call -

Recording modified: Frequencies above 640hz brought down by 12db and the frequencies between 160-320hz have been raised by 12db. The recording has also been significantly amplified. Recorded in a dry river bed on the Limpopo River. This is part of a 2 hour recording where the mics were left alone to record the pre-dawn to dawn, I was about 1km away from the microphones.

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

208128
xeno-canto.org

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