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Magnificent Frigatebird

Fregata magnificens

Description:

100 cm (39 inches) long with a 215 cm (85 inch) wingspan. Although the feathers are black, the scapular feathers produce a purple iridescence when they reflect sunlight

Habitat:

coastal

Notes:

I spotted this flying high off the coast at the entrance to segment 14 of the Waitukubuli national trail.

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1 Comment

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 5 years ago

Very nice...

Saint George Parish, Dominica

Lat: 15.31, Long: -61.31

Spotted on Mar 1, 2013
Submitted on May 25, 2013

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