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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

P1000376

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

muir

Date

November 29, 2014 10:15 AM CET

Place

Kinshasa (Google, OSM)

Description

On floating vegetation, Congo River.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

jaico

Date

April 19, 2014 12:12 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Observer

jorgetrevino

Date

December 8, 2014 05:25 PM CST

Description

Mas de 150 individuos en un arbol

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

jmoralesrbpc

Date

December 3, 2014 01:34 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

jmoralesrbpc

Date

December 3, 2014 10:32 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Date

December 3, 2014

Description

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

Photos / Sounds

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis ssp. coromandus

Observer

finatic

Date

November 29, 2014 02:48 PM PST

Description

Imperial County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Cattle egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

tnewman

Date

December 2, 2014

Description

2 Cattle egrets seen foraging along shoreline of VFW lake about 0830.

Photos / Sounds

Img_1285

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

davidr

Date

November 30, 2014 05:25 PM HST

Place

Wailua, HI (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

15923222285_4bb6140d60_s

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

finatic

Date

November 27, 2014 11:18 AM PST

Description

Imperial County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Observer

nlaroche

Date

September 26, 2014 07:06 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Garza ganadera Bubulcus ibis

Date

November 20, 2014

Place

uruapan (Google, OSM)
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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.