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Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens

Photo: Hans Smulders

Classification

Fregatidae [family]
Fregata [genus] (2)
magnificens [species]

Classification

Fregatidae [family]
Fregata [genus] (2)
magnificens [species]

Names

Dutch name Amerikaanse fregatvogel
Alternative Dutch name Fregatvogel
English name Magnificent Frigatebird
Alternative English name Scissors Tail (St. Martin)
Alternative English name Man-o-War Bird
Alternative English name Hurricane Bird (Saba, St. Eustatius and St. Martin)
Alternative English name Weather bird (Saba, St. Eustatius)
Alternative English name merican Frigate-bird
Papiamento name Skèrchi (Aruba, Curaçao)
Papiamento name Maniwá (Bonaire)
Papiamento name Macuacu (Aruba, Curaçao)
Papiamento name Manuwá (Aruba, Curaçao)
Valid name Fregata magnificens Mathews, 1914

Classification