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From Science Daily on 05-Apr-2016 10:58

Broadbills produce a startlingly loud sound that they make with their wings to mark off territory. Researchers have hypothesized that it is the outermost wing feathers that make the sound. Now a research team has found that it is not the outermost feather wings but the ones just inside of these feathers that make the klaxon-like sound.


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