California Red-legged Frog (night)

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Title California Red-legged Frog (night)
Common Name California Red-legged Frog
Scientific Name Rana draytonii
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Craniata
Class Amphibia
Order Anura
Family Ranidae
Genus Rana
Subject Amphibians; Places; Nature sounds
Spatial Coverage Marin County (Calif.); California
Frog Call Breeding Season: November-April
Creator Rice, Jeff
Media Rights Management Audio file copyright 2010, the Western Soundscape Archive at the University of Utah J. Willard Marriott Library, Use of this audio file is allowed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License;
Publisher Western Soundscape Archive; University of Utah
Date 2010-02-02
Type Sound
Format video/mp4
Digitization Specifications Compressed from .wav format into .mp4 delivery format
Contributing Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112; Ecological and animal data provided by NatureServe. NatureServe Explorer: An online encyclopedia of life [web application]. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia. Available
Description Vocalizations of California red-legged frogs
Photo Rights Management Photo copyright 2009, Gary Nafis, All rights reserved
Note Recorded at 8 PM at the edge of a large marsh near a well-traveled road; frog creates a "moan" sound at approximately nine seconds into the audio file that is distinctive for the species in comparison to Rana aurora; elevation 39 feet; air temperature 47 degrees Fahrenheit; skies partly cloudy, winds calm to light; Sierran treefrogs calling in the background; some anthropogenic noise in background
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Source File Recording Equipment Telinga Pro 6 Stereo DAT parabolic microphone to a Sound Devices 722 recorder at a 44.1 kHz/24 bit sampling rate
ARK ark:/87278/s6q81sgz
Setname uu_wss
Date Created 2010-02-09
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 1118958
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