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Karoo Prinia

Prinia maculosa (Boddaert, P 1783)

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Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-28 South of Swellendam, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song - [sono] 392655
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-24 West Coast NP, Langebaan, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song - [sono] 392654
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-17 Bain's Kloof, Wellington, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song - [sono] 392645
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa maculosa Frank Lambert 2019-10-17 Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, Cape Town, Western Cape, Wynberg (South Africa) (130 m) adult, sex uncertain, song -

playback-used:no

509762
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Meena Haribal 2019-11-11 Matzikama Local Municipality (near Klawer), West Coast DC, Western Cape, Van Rhynsdorp (South Africa) (40 m) alarm call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

613606
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2014-10-28 Sani Pass road, Kwazulu-Natal, Kwazulu-Natal (South Africa) song -

ID certainty 90%

280618
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-17 Bain's Kloof, Wellington, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song - [sono] 392647
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa maculosa Frank Lambert 2019-10-20 Kwaa ttu camp, Swartland Local Municipality, West Coast DC, Western Cape, Malmesbury (South Africa) (80 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

516053
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-17 Bain's Kloof, Wellington, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song - [sono] 392646
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Tony Archer 2019-11-22 Umsobomvu Local Municipality, Bo-Karoo, Northern Cape, Colesberg (South Africa) (1300 m) adult, call, sex uncertain -

Calling from small wetland area in Karoo shrubland.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

513603
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa maculosa Frank Lambert 2019-10-18 Cape of Good Hope NP, Western Cape, Simon Town (South Africa) (120 m) song -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

512622
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-17 Paarl Mountain area, Paarl, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song -

Song and wing noise.

392644
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-19 P2250, Tangua, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song - [sono] 392649
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-23 Den Berg, Clanwilliam, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song - [sono] 392653
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-23 Den Berg, Clanwilliam, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song - [sono] 392652
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Faansie Peacock 2017-08-11 West Coast National Park, West Coast DC, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) (50 m) song -

Loud rasping calls from this ubiquitous strandveld passerine. Also some audible wing flapping as its flits from shrub to shrub.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

383021
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa maculosa Frank Lambert 2019-10-19 St Lowry's Pass, Western Cape, Strand (South Africa) (500 m) adult, sex uncertain, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

512654
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa maculosa Stanislav Novotny 2018-07-17 Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, Somerset West (South Africa) (60 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

425858
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-19 P2250, Tangua, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) call - [sono] 392648
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-17 Paarl Mountain area, Paarl, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song - [sono] 392643
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2017-09-17 Paarl Mountain area, Paarl, Western Cape, Western Cape (South Africa) song - [sono] 392642
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Dawie de Swardt 2018-11-21 In Leucosidea near river, Tiffendal pass area, Eastern Cape, Barkly East (South Africa) (2000 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

441406
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Peter Boesman 2014-10-28 Sani Pass road, Kwazulu-Natal, Kwazulu-Natal (South Africa) song - [sono] 280617
xeno-canto.org
Karoo Prinia - Prinia maculosa Lynette Rudman 2017-02-05 Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, Eastern Cape (South Africa) (650 m) alarm call -

Bird seen calling from a short shrub and cocking tail and looking around.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

354554
xeno-canto.org
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