Brown-backed Solitaire Myadestes occidentalis


Sounds and Vocal Behavior


The song seems a sublimated version of an old car noise at boot starts with a huenc, huenc and then accelerates and starts at a faster pace with fluted notes, etc. It is an extraordinary singer.

Recommended Citation

Brown-backed Solitaire (Myadestes occidentalis), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: