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Fregata ariel Scientific name
Pelicaniformes Order
Fregatidae Family
70-80cm. (Wingspan 230 cm) Length
Breeds mangroves & shrubland, Open ocean, coastal waters, lagoons, estuaries. Range:- Breeds:- Christmas Island, Cocos Keeling, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Reunion island, Seychelles, Habitat
Altitude
Range
1 white eggs, incubation 42-50 days, fledging  6 months. Clutch
Fish, squid, birds, chicks, eggs, offal. Food  
  Habits
3826 TSN: 174769 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Klein FregatvoŽl, KleinfregatvoŽl
Cebuano: kompisao
Czech: Fregatka malŠ
Danish: Lille Fregatfugl
German: Arielfregattvogel, Kleiner Fregattvogel
Maldivian: Hoara Lesser
English: Least Frigatebird, Lesser Frigata, Lesser Frigate, Lesser Frigate Bird, Lesser Frigatebird
Spanish: Fragata PequeŮa, Rabihorcado Chico, Rebihorcado Chico
Estonian: všike-fregattlind
Finnish: pikkufregattilintu, Pikkukaappari
French: Frťgate ariel, Petite Frťgate
Hawaiian: 'Iwa
Hebrew: פרגט קטן
Indonesian: Burung cikalang kecil, Cikalang Kecil
Italian: Fregata ariel, Fregata minore
Japanese: kogunkandori, Ko-gunkandori
Japanese: コグンカンドリ
Korean: 군함조
Latin: Fregata ariel
Lithuanian: Maěoji fregata
Malagasy: Bamomandry, Bomomandry
Malay: Simbang Kecil
Dutch: Kleine Fregatvogel
Norwegian: SmŚfregattfugl
Palauan: Kedam
Polish: fregata mala, fregata mała
Portuguese: Fragata-pequena, Tesour„o-pequeno
Portuguese (Brazil): Tesour„o-pequeno
Russian: Малый фрегат, Фрегат Ариэль, Фрегат малый, Фрегат-ариель, Фрегат-ариэль
Slovak: Fregata bielobokŠ
Swedish: Mindre fregattfŚgel
Swahili: Mnandi-pwani Mdogo
Thai: นกโจรสลัดเล็ก
Vietnamese: Cốc biển bť
Chinese: 白斑军舰鸟, 白斑軍艦鳥

Sub-species

Fregata ariel
Fregata ariel ariel
Fregata ariel iredalei
Fregata ariel trinitatis
 

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