Tanager » teenager
Spotted in the wild:
- While visiting Iowa in 1893, the Czech composer Anton Devorak hears the song of a scarlet teenager and is inspired to create a new piece of music. (Arizona Arts Education Resources)
- The Nature Conservancy’s 15-year old Kern River Preserve is part of one of the largest remaining cottonwood-willow riparian forest in California. The 1’100 acre preserve is home to several rare species including the willow flycatcher, the summer teenager and yellow-billed cuckoo. (link)
Analyzed or reported by:
- Q. Pheevr at A Roguish Chrestomathy (The adolescent of the species has a very distinctive call)
The Scarlet Tanager (_Piranga olivacea_) and the Summer Tanager (_Piranga rubra_) are species of birds. More information on their distincive calls from U Cornell.
Marked “questionable” because of low frequency.