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 European Blue Tit  Cyanistes caeruleus


 

Sonogram of Blue Tit song

Valle de Ojén, Parque Natural de Los Alcornocales, Andalucia, Spain

36° 9' 35.16" N  5° 34' 55.40" W  2 Apr 2012, 1517h

Territorial song from cork oak woodland.

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    Blue Tit

 

 

 Sonogram of Blue Tit begging calls

Parque Nacional de Monfragüe, Extremadura, Spain  39° 43' 52.1" N  06° 01' 33.6" W  13 June 2013

Begging calls from a fledgling.

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Sonogram of Blue Tit song

Brent Reservoir, London, England  51° 34' 36.0'' N  00° 14' 44.9'' W  9 May 2009

Territorial song at a rate of 16 phrases/min (note: hourly chime from my wrist watch at 9.7 sec, 8.2 kHz).

 

 

 

 

Sonogram of Blue Tit song

Brent Reservoir, London, England  51° 34' 36.0'' N  00° 14' 44.9'' W  9 May 2009

Territorial song (detail from above sonogram). 

 

 

 

 

Sonogram of Blue Tit song

Sunny Hill Park, London  23 March, 0545h, 0ºC, hard frost

Territorial song from garden, ~1.5 metre from ground.

 

 

 

 

  Sonogram of Blue Tit calls

Kindrogan Field Centre, Perthshire, Scotland  56° 44' 54.3'' N  03° 32' 55.1'' W  13 June 2009

Calls from a brood in a nest box, alternating with calls from an adult with food outside; an alarm call at 6 sec, silenced the brood.

 

 

 


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