Christmas Frigatebird, Fregata andrewsi

Recording AV#5125. Australia: Christmas Island (-10.48, 105.62)
recorded by Frank R. Lambert

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 5125
AVoCet catalog #AV5125
Audio duration (s)39.4
ID confidence and determination100%
Other identified bird speciesZosterops natalis
Sound types presentcall, bill-clapping
Grade of best portiongood

Individual Characterization

Behavioron the nest, the clapping noise is a male clapping its bill, it has its red pouch fully extended and its wings outstretched sitting on a nest just below the female


Recording dateMay 15, 1999
LocationAustralia: Christmas Island (-10.48, 105.62)
Coordinates determined by: GeoHack

Additional Information

Recordist nameFrank R. Lambert
Copyright/permissionscopyright FRL, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording Equipmentcassette recorder