Golden-breasted Puffleg Eriocnemis mosquera

  • Order: Caprimulgiformes
  • Family: Trochilidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Thomas S. Schulenberg

Sounds and Vocal Behavior


Calls of Golden-breasted Puffleg are described as "trit notes" (Fjeldså and Krabbe 1990).

Audio recordings of vocalizations of Golden-breasted Puffleg can be heard at Macaulay Library and at xeno-canto.

Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, T. S. (2013). Golden-breasted Puffleg (Eriocnemis mosquera), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.