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Great Frigatebird

Fregata minor

Frigatebirds, while very capable of catching their own prey, are skilled kleptoparasites. In other words, they steal food from other birds, especially terns. The Great Frigatebird lives in tropical opens from the Indian, Pacific and even a small population in the western Atlantic Ocean.

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