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Ardeola bacchus  Ardeola bacchus,Chinese pond heron,Geotagged,Israel,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. you can add that it's the first ever sighting of this bird in Israel... it is really exciting!
    Posted one year ago

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The Chinese pond heron is an East Asian freshwater bird of the heron family. It is one of six species of birds known as "pond herons". It is parapatric with the Indian pond heron to the west and the Javan pond heron to the south, and these three are presumed to form a superspecies.

Similar species: Pelicans, Herons, Ibises
Species identified by Ori Fragman Sapir
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By Ori Fragman Sapir

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Uploaded Apr 18, 2021. Captured Apr 18, 2021 08:50 in Betsal'el Bazak St, Jerusalem, Israel.
  • COOLPIX P950
  • f/6.5
  • 1/640s
  • ISO100
  • 357mm