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  • Portuguese
    • Garça-boieira
    • Carraceiro
  • Scientific Names
    • Bubulcus ibis
    • Bulbulcus ibis
  • 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

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 01:36 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 27, 2014

Description

A few dozen Cattle Egrets, Bubulcus ibis, were enclosed in a netted cage in the Barcelona Zoo. There were five or six outside the enclosure, including two on the edge of a fountain. The Barcelona Zoo welcomes local birds and even tags their resident Gray Herons, Yellow-legged Gulls, and Black-headed Gulls.

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

anewman

Date

June 20, 2007

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis ssp. coromandus

Observer

rmw21

Date

October 19, 2014

Description

Full Breeding plumage (yellow neck, head and yellow patch on back).

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

kylejones

Date

October 24, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis ssp. coromandus

Observer

krancmm

Date

May 3, 2014 01:05 PM CDT

Description

With, not surprisingly, a steer leg

Photos / Sounds

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

crayonponyfish

Date

May 22, 2012

Place

Hana, Maui (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

paloma

Date

October 21, 2014 10:56 AM PDT

Description

with White-faced Ibis

Photos / Sounds

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

keimwj

Date

October 15, 2010 05:09 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

15 Oct 2010.
Bristol-Myers Squibb-Hopewell, Mercer Co, NJ.
A flock of 7 adults in non-breeding plumage spent the day foraging in and near the cow pasture. Found by Steve Walker.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

finrod

Date

March 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

finrod

Date

March 12, 2014

Description

very many

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

September 15, 2013
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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.