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The tricolored heron, formerly known in North America as the Louisiana heron, is a small heron. It is a resident breeder from the Gulf states of the United States and northern Mexico south through Central America and the Caribbean to central Brazil and Peru. There is some post-breeding dispersal to well north of the nesting range.

Similar species: Pelicans, Herons, Ibises
Species identified by pedalmasher
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Uploaded Dec 31, 2014. Captured Mar 11, 2014 14:23.
  • Canon EOS 70D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/2048s
  • ISO400
  • 400mm