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  • French
    • Héron garde-boeufs
  • Scientific Names
    • Bubulcus ibis
    • Ardea ibis
    • Bulbulcus ibis
  • English
    • Cattle Egret
  • Spanish
    • Garza ganadera
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • CAEG
  • German
    • Kuhreiher
  • Portuguese
    • Carraceiro
    • Garça-boieira

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Garza Ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Observer

marcocelis

Date

January 24, 2015

Description

Garza Ganadera
Bubulcus ibis
Cattle Egret

Esta pequeña garza blanca tiene pico corto y amaillo, piernas negras en época no reproductiva; es una garza con cuello corto y delgado.
Se alimenta en pastizales, no en el agua.

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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aureliomolinahdz

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January 27, 2014 04:34 PM CST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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julio

Date

January 25, 2015

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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davidr

Date

January 25, 2015 07:17 PM HST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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January 24, 2015 12:46 PM CST

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Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Date

January 24, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos.

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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tierraiberica

Date

August 1, 2014

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Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

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tierraiberica

Date

July 31, 2014

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Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Date

January 21, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos.

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Date

January 21, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos.

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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terathopius

Date

November 23, 2014 06:32 AM HST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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cullen

Date

January 17, 2015 05:01 PM CST
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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.