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

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Recent observations

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What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

congonaturalist

Date

November 16, 2014 02:08 PM CET

Description

In mangroves on the edge of the Conkouati Lagoon

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

yaofong_tsao

Date

August 16, 2014

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What

Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Observer

teban

Date

November 11, 2014

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No photos or sounds

Observer

finrod

Date

October 30, 2014

Description

common

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What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

annikaml

Date

September 7, 2012 05:37 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Observer

fervalentinez

Date

November 12, 2014

Place

uruapan (Google, OSM)

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What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

joachim

Date

November 16, 2009

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No photos or sounds

What

Cattle egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

tlim

Date

September 25, 2014 11:25 AM AST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Arusha NP

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

melindawpajak

Date

April 26, 2014 11:23 AM HST

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What

garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Date

October 25, 2014

Place

caguas (Google, OSM)

Description

Clase: Aves
Familia: Ardeidae
Género/Especie: Bubulcus ibis
Nombre Común: Garza ganadera

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

robberfly

Date

November 6, 2014

Description

Headed south today through continual rain. Bunch of these stacked up on wood piles.

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What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

keimwj

Date

November 5, 2012 04:20 PM EST

Description

05 Nov 2012.
Newtown, Bucks Co, PA.
These little guys are quite uncommon in Bucks County.
First reported by Barbara and Philip Stollsteimer.
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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.