Category Archives: Santiago

Brown Pelicans


Pelecaniformes

Place: San Cristobal, Galapagos
Dates: 14 August 2010.


Place: Santiago, Galapagos
Dates: 16 August 2010.


[Pelecanus occidentalis urinator, Family Pelecanidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Brown pelican]

The sound of the brown pelican (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Andrew Spencer)

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Great Frigate Bird


Suliformes

Place: en route from San Cristobal to Santiago, Galapagos
Date: 15 August 2010.



[Fregata minor ridgwayi, Family Fregatidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great frigatebird]

The sound of the great frigate bird (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Eric DeFonso)