Blue Cotinga Cotinga nattererii


Sounds and Vocal Behavior


Poorly known for Blue Cotinga and other members of the superspecies. Females known to produce loud shrieks at the nesting site (Del Hoyo, 2004).

Nonvocal Sounds

Males are known to make mechanical noise by wing fluttering, similarly to other members of the genus (Del Hoyo 2004).

Recommended Citation

Blue Cotinga (Cotinga nattererii), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: