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Black Inca Coeligena prunellei

  • Order: Caprimulgiformes
  • Family: Trochilidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Diana Carolina Macana and Johana Edith Zuluaga-Bonilla
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Sounds and Vocal Behavior

Vocalizations

Black Inca is mostly silent, but occasionally utters a short ick (Snow and Snow 1980) or a short pip (Restall et al. 2006).

Additional audio recordings of vocalizations of Black Inca can be heard at xeno-canto.

Nonvocal Sounds

None reported.

Recommended Citation

Macana, D. C. and J. E. Zuluaga-Bonilla (2013). Black Inca (Coeligena prunellei), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.blainc1.01