Talk:Vocal sac

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wShouldn't this be "vocal sac"? - Nunh-huh 05:34, 31 Oct 2004 (UTC)

Yes indeed. Now changed. --Stemonitis 12:19, 3 February 2006 (UTC)

what about mammals[edit]

to be more specific certains species of gibbons like the siamang wich also use their gular sac to aplify noice to communicate with eachother, locate the group or a group member, attract mates, and scare away rivals.--Jasonz2z (talk) 03:15, 15 March 2011 (UTC)

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Vocal sac
An Italian tree frog (Hyla intermedia) with an inflated vocal sac. Vocal sacs, flexible membranes of skin possessed by most male frogs, are generally used to amplify mating or advertisement calls. However, some species in the family Rhinodermatidae may also use the sac to store or transport their tadpoles.Photo: Benny Trapp