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Cattle Egret. Image taken in Nepal. Male in full breeding plumage. Bubulcus ibis,Cattle egret,Geotagged,Nepal,Spring Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Cattle Egret.

Image taken in Nepal. Male in full breeding plumage.

    comments (6)

  1. Such wonderful fresh and deep colors, great pose, and a bird in great shape. Posted 4 years ago
    1. Thanks Ferdy most of the time they are really dirty when attending the nest. This image was taken on the edge of a large rookery. Posted 4 years ago
  2. Gorgeous image! Posted 2 months ago
  3. How gorgeous in his beautiful breeding colours. What a stunning bird and shot taken. Posted 2 months ago
  4. Love those colours Posted 2 months ago
  5. Fantastic photo BWF Posted 2 months ago

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The cattle egret is a cosmopolitan species of heron found in the tropics, subtropics and warm temperate zones. It is the only member of the monotypic genus ''Bubulcus'', although some authorities regard its two subspecies as full species, the western cattle egret and the eastern cattle egret.

Similar species: Pelecaniformes
Species identified by Back Water Fox
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Uploaded May 19, 2016. Captured May 18, 2015 01:28 in Unnamed Road, 33800, Nepal.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/4.0
  • 1/4096s
  • ISO800
  • 500mm