Green-throated Tanager Tangara argyrofenges

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Thraupidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
  • Authors: Claire Andrews, Kevin J. Burns, and Casey H. Richart

Sounds and Vocal Behavior


Call notes for T. argyrofenges are described as a high, descending tsew and occasionally include a dry tip (Schulenberg et al. 2007, Hilty 2011). Songs are described as a high, wheezy series of lisping notes and a long Chlorophonia-like weee (Schulenberg et al. 2007, Birdlife International 2014). Additional audio recordings of vocalization of Tangara argyrofenges can be heard at xeno-canto.

Nonvocal Sounds

None reported.

Recommended Citation

Andrews, C., K. J. Burns, and C. H. Richart (2015). Green-throated Tanager (Tangara argyrofenges), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.