Utah Bird Profile
 Magnificent Frigatebird - Fregata magnificens

Name Roots: (F. magnifique, "great" - I. fregata, "a frigate" [because it pursues and robs other birds])
(L. magnus, "great'; facio, "make")

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characteristic behaviors:

by Marvis Collett

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Occur. (OT#)

  Reported only once in Utah

(See Legend)

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(Updated Feb 2014)



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