Sounds Made by Cephalopholis fulva
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Sound produced yes, active sound production
Type of sound produced thumps, knocks, escape sounds
Sound production organ swim bladder firmly encased in peritoneum
Sound mechanism vibration by contraction of associated muscles
Behavioural context escape sounds spontaneous, thumps & knocks under duress (handling & electric stimulation)
Reference Fish, M.P. and W.H. Mowbray, 1970
Remark recorded with highpass filter: 75 Hz
Entered by Kaschner, Kristin on 08.24.01
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cfm script by eagbayani, 21.08.01 ,  php script by rolavides, 2/8/2008 ,  last modified by cmilitante, 03/05/2013