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Torrent Duck Merganetta armata

Sections

Sounds and Vocal Behavior

Vocalizations

Males give a sharp clear whistle (Johnsgard 1978) consisting of two notes between 3-4 K at one second intervals. Xeno-Canto.org contains cuts of call, male whistle, female quack and alarm call.

Recommended Citation

Torrent Duck (Merganetta armata), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/torduc1