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Plumbeous Water Redstart Rhyacornis fuliginosa affinis   - Sonogram
Plumbeous Water Redstart
Photographer : © Amar-Singh HSS
Location :road to Dasyueshan National Forest Recreation Area, Dongshi, Taiwan
Date : 18 December 2014
English synonyms:Plumbeous Redstart, Slaty-blue Redstart, Water Redstart, Water Robin
Bird Family :Saxicolini - Robins, nightingales, chats, shamas, redstarts, grandala, forktails, cochoas & wheatears
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Male calls.

There are a number of calls but the commonest is the rising “ziet-ziet” calls (Brazil 2009). Easy to hear over the rushing stream, but very hard to tease out from the background noise when processing as given very fast and frequent.

A video recording here to better appreciate it but need to pump up the sound volume: http://youtu.be/dNSllIjToOA

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