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Heron (Ardeidae) Heron (Ardeidae) Ardeidae,Birds,Bubulcus ibis,Cattle Egret,feeding,heron Click/tap to enlarge

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  1. Fantastic timing and amazing sharpness. Well done Shimi, promoted to homepage! Posted 9 years ago
  2. Great catch! Posted 9 years ago

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The western cattle egret is a species of heron found in the tropics, subtropics and warm temperate zones. Most taxonomic authorities lump this species and the eastern cattle egret together, but some separate them.

Similar species: Pelicans, Herons, Ibises
Species identified by WildFlower
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By shimi eni

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Uploaded Jan 29, 2012. Captured Jan 27, 2012 10:07.
  • NIKON D300
  • f/4.0
  • 1/8000s
  • ISO400
  • 300mm