Sounds Made by Alectis ciliaris
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Sound produced yes, active sound production
Type of sound produced barks & scratchy burst
Sound production organ pharyngeal teeth & swim bladder
Sound mechanism not specified, but probably pharyngeal teeth stridulation amplified by adjacent swim bladder
Behavioural context when netted or mildly alarmed
Reference Fish, M.P. and W.H. Mowbray, 1970
Remark recordings of six specimen in order of increasing size
Entered by Kaschner, Kristin on 11.09.01
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