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 Cirl Bunting  Emberiza cirlus


 Sonogram of Cirl Bunting song

Achladeri Forest, Lesvos, Greece  39° 09' 07.7" N  26° 17' 00.7" E  20 May 2017

Territorial song from pine forest, repeated up to five-six times per minute.

Song composed of repeated 1.9 to 2.1 sec strophes, each comprising a slow trill/rattle of 29-31 elements. (Short-toed Treecreeper in background).

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    Cirl Bunting 4 - change your settings to allow Flash to play the mp3 file

     

     Sonogram of Cirl Bunting song

Song rate per minute

 

 

     Sonogram of Cirl Bunting song

Castillo de Monfragüe, Extremadura, Spain  39° 49' 40.59" N  06° 03' 03.60" W  17 June 2013

Territorial song from slope below the castle.

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    Cirl Bunting 2 - change your settings to allow Flash to play the mp3 file

 

 

 Sonogram of Cirl Bunting song

Monfragüe, Extremadura, Spain  5 June 2001

Territorial song from steep, scrubby slope

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     Sonogram of Cirl Bunting calls

Potamia Valley, Lesvos, Greece  39° 13' 16.3" N  26° 10' 12.2" E  17 May 2017

Calling from hillside scrub.

A series of calls of two types. A high-frequency, straight-sounding Siit, and a slightly higher-frequency up then down-slurred, more piercing element. Uttered roughly every two seconds.

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    Cirl Bunting 3 - change your settings to allow Flash to play the mp3 file

     


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