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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 Jan 1, 2015. Captured Jan 1, 1970 01:00.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/11.0
  • 1/512s
  • ISO1600
  • 400mm