Fregata


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Noun1.Fregata - type genus of the FregatidaeFregata - type genus of the Fregatidae  
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Fregatidae, Fregatidae - frigate birds
frigate bird, man-of-war bird - long-billed warm-water seabird with wide wingspan and forked tail
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Contract awarded for Fregata Multifunctionala, Phase Ii Of Modernization
Entrato al servizio della Marina spagnola e divenuto in breve tempo ufficiale di fregata e dopo meno di due anni ufficiale di vascello, Malaspina guide alia fine del Settecento quella che poteva essere la piU straordinaria spedizione scientifica mai tentata dall'uomo, se non fosse intervenuta contro di lui la persecuzione politica subita al ritorno in Spagna.
guianensis fueron: Fregata magnificens (tijereta) (n = 98; 49%), Phalacrocorax brasilianus (cotua) (n = 59; 29,5%) y Pelecanus occidentalis (buchon o pelicano) (n = 45; 22,5%); siendo Thalasseus maxima (gaviota real,) (n = 142; 71%) la unica especie migratoria.
Se registro la presencia de una colonia reproductiva de Pelecanus occidentalis en el sector noroccidental de la isla, con algunos individuos de Fregata magnificens realizando despliegues reproductivos e individuos de Sula nebouxii en reposo.
Natural streamer asymmetry in male magnificent frigatebirds Fregata maggnificensinfluence on mate selection and male parental care performance.
6 0,4 Phalacrocorax auritus Fregata magnificens Ardea herodias 1 0,1 Egretta spp.
guianensis: frigatebird, Fregata magnificens (Matheus, 1914); brown boobie, Sula leucogaster (Boddaert, 1783); Neotropic cormorant, Phalacrocorax brasilianus (Gmelin, 1789); and tern, Sterna sp.
Although results of histopathologic investigations suggested that malnutrition, because of fewer resources in the frigates' fishing area, could be the cause of the epidemic, a novel alphaherpesvirus, tentatively called Fregata magnificens herpesvirus, was detected in cutaneous crusts on the diseased birds.
Descripcion de la fauna: La ficha tecnica Ramsar (1993) reporta la presencia de las aves: Phalacrocorax olivaceus, Fregata magnificens, Buteogallus anthracinus, Buteo magnirostris y Pandion hallaetus, y los mamiferos: vampirum spectrum, Allouatta palliata y didelphis marsupiales.