Torrent Duck Merganetta armata


Sounds and Vocal Behavior


Males give a sharp clear whistle (Johnsgard 1978) consisting of two notes between 3-4 K at one second intervals. 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: