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Name: Alex Jay F.
Status: student
Age: 15
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Date: 7/15/2004


Question:
Hello, I am inquiring for a book I'm going to write about robins. It will be written from a robins point of view. I was just wondering what kind of sound do the males make to the females or visa-versa to communicate to each other; not for courtship or anything just to kind of know where they are.


Replies:
Robins often work in pairs (mated pairs) and more than likely use visual signals frequently. I have heard a plain "chirp" sound that often seems to be an alarm call. This sound is similar to the robin song; the first note of the song. BUT, only a robin would know these things for certain.

Steve Sample


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