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Green-and-gold Tanager Tangara schrankii

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Thraupidae
  • Polytypic: 3 subspecies
  • Authors: Galo BuitrĂ³n

Sounds and Vocal Behavior


A song has not been described for Green-and-gold Tanager. Calls of Green-and-gold Tanager are described as "thin, high tsi and psew notes, often given in chattered phrases" (Lane, in Schulenberg et al. 2010), and as "a variable tsit or dry chet, often in chattering series" (Herzog et al. 2016).

Nonvocal Sounds

None reported.

Recommended Citation

BuitrĂ³n, G. (2018). Green-and-gold Tanager (Tangara schrankii), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.