AudioDateDownLeftRightUpIconClosefacebookReportGallerySettingsGiftLanguageGridListMapMenunoAudionoPhotoPhotoPlayPlusSearchStartwitterUserVideo

Summary measurements of songs of Painted Bunting from populations recorded at Welder Wildlife Refuge, Sinton, TX (Thompson 1976 ); s. Missouri (Norris 1982 ); and 7 areas in S. Carolina and Florida (Forsythe 1974 ). Data given as mean ± SD (range).

TexasMissouriS. Carolina and Florida
Number of birds311993
Number of songs (n)427–486220–224502
Song length (s)1.91 ± 0.50 (0.4–4.4)2.20 ± 0.52 (1.23–4.12)1.79 ± 0.52
Interval between songs (s)7.37 ± 3.56 (2–20)6.43 ± 3.12 (1.20–21.10)7.91 ± 5.69
Syllables/song12.37 ± 9.73 (2–28)14.93 ± 3.30 (9–27)15.32 ± 4.13
Low frequency (kHz)2.42 ± 0.35 (1.4–3.4)2.70 ± 0.20 (2.50–3.00)2.59 ± 0.29
High frequency (kHz)7.95 ± 0.94 (5.0–10.0)7.29 ± 0.32 (6.25–8.00)7.05 ± 0.56
Unique syllables/song12.34 ± 11.39 (4–28)13.98 ± 2.85 (8–23)12.14 ± 3.22
Repetition index(1)1.011.071.02