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Magnificent frigatebird (Fregata magnificens) displaying. Male magnificent frigatebird displaying its gular pouch (red) during a courtship display. This large seabird lives in equatorial waters, feeding mainly on fish using its sharp hooked beak. It is the largest of the frigatebirds, reaching a wingspan of around 215 centimetres. Photographed on the coast of the Gulf of California, Mexico.
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