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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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Recent observations

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

April 11, 2015

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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drizdar

Date

April 12, 2015

Description

21 specimens (All in one flock)

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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drizdar

Date

April 12, 2015

Description

2 specimens

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Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Observer

obggzz

Date

April 13, 2015 09:08 AM UTC

Description

Breve descripción de lo que observaste

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Date

April 11, 2015

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

ssprague

Date

April 30, 2011 06:08 PM MST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis ssp. coromandus

Observer

trcarlisle

Date

April 9, 2015 06:33 PM NPT

Description

Cattle Egrets going to roost

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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raindrops

Date

April 9, 2015 05:25 PM CDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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pbedell

Date

April 2, 2015

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Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

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eolanp

Date

March 29, 2015 05:51 PM CST

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Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Date

April 3, 2015

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

gpstewart

Date

June 25, 2012

Description

This shows the numbers of egrets nesting on this small island, In this photo most are cattle egrets but it is a mix as Great, Snowy and Little Blue Herons have been present in past few years, In 2015 the numbers are relatively small with perhaps 100 total birds present.

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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.