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  • Korean
    • 황로
  • Italian
    • Airone guardabuoi
  • Catalan
    • Esplugabous
  • Scientific Names
    • Bubulcus ibis
    • Ardea ibis
    • Bulbulcus ibis
  • English
    • Cattle Egret
    • Western Cattle Egret
  • Belarusian
    • Чапля егіпецкая
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • CAEG
  • German
    • Kuhreiher
  • Portuguese
    • Carraceiro
    • Garça-boieira
  • Spanish
    • Garza ganadera
  • French
    • Héron garde-boeufs
  • Hebrew
    • אנפית בקר
  • Russian
    • Египетская цапля

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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lauragola

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July 27, 2016

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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aztekium

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May 28, 2016 10:48 AM CDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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dwboston

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July 27, 2016 08:48 AM CDT

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07/27/2016, 8:48 AM
Canon EOS 7D Mark II, 1/500 sec, f/8, 400mm (EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM), ISO 500 (auto), Exp comp +1/3, CW

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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dhalter

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July 22, 2016 06:22 PM CDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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julio

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July 26, 2016 09:41 AM CDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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July 23, 2016 09:35 AM CDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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dinobiancolini

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July 24, 2016 11:54 AM CEST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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dinobiancolini

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July 24, 2016 09:41 AM CEST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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naturenut

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July 21, 2016

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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sambiology

Date

July 20, 2016

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It was super hot, but I still had to go out to walk around...

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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laurahabel

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November 19, 2015 04:22 PM MST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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upupa_epops

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July 20, 2016 11:02 AM SAST
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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.
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