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    • Bubulcus ibis
    • Bulbulcus ibis
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    • Cattle Egret
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    • Garza ganadera
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    • CAEG
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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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mdhero

Date

June 25, 2014 07:00 PM PDT

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Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

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isboset

Date

the past

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Cattle egret Bubulcus ibis

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murray

Date

July 9, 2014 01:34 PM SAST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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dwboston

Date

July 8, 2014 08:29 AM CDT

Description

A little fuzzy ... just a grab shot on the way to work. There was also a great egret present, but it flew off before I could get the camera aimed.

07/08/2014, 8:29 AM
Canon EOS 7D, 1/1250 sec, f/5.6, 400mm (EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM), ISO 500 (auto), Exp comp 0, B+W circular polarizer

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What

cattle egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

zooga1961

Date

July 5, 2014

Description

Sunrise hike at John Bunker Sand Wetlands. I observed trees fiilled cattle egret in the wetlands (a couple other species of egrets & herons also present... I will put those in separate observations)

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cattle egret Bubulcus ibis

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zooga1961

Date

July 5, 2014

Description

Sunrise hike at John Bunker Sand Wetlands. I observed a cattle egret with the Ibis in a pond by the back treeline

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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dhobern

Date

July 2, 2014

Description

Bubulcus ibis (Linnaeus, 1758), Cattle Egret, Cotonou, Benin, 2 July 2014

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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finatic

Date

June 28, 2014 06:46 PM PDT

Place

Ramer Lake (Google, OSM)

Description

Imperial County, California, US

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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stacyschautshick

Date

June 12, 2014 02:05 PM CDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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opuntia

Date

November 19, 2009

Description

Habitantes cotidianos de La Presa.

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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dwboston

Date

July 1, 2014 08:12 AM CDT

Description

07/01/2014, 8:12 AM
Canon EOS 5D Mark II, 1/400 sec, f/8, 400mm (EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM), ISO 400 (auto), Exp comp +1/3

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

naturenut

Date

June 27, 2014

Description

I found this Cattle Egret feather near the pond

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Description from Wikipedia

The Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis) is a cosmopolitan species of heron (family Ardeidae) 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. Despite the similarities in plumage to the egrets of the genus Egretta, it is more closely related to the herons of Ardea. Originally native to...

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.