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    • Esplugabous
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    • Bubulcus ibis
    • Ardea ibis
    • Bulbulcus ibis
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    • Cattle Egret
    • Western Cattle Egret
  • Belarusian
    • Чапля егіпецкая
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    • CAEG
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    • Kuhreiher
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    • Carraceiro
    • Garça-boieira
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    • Garza ganadera
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Recent observations

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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aureliomolinahdz

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September 13, 2016 08:59 AM CDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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mattiamenchetti

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September 25, 2016 02:02 PM CEST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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newtogb

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September 24, 2016 02:38 PM CDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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tkoffel

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October 5, 2014 06:57 AM EDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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tkoffel

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October 18, 2014 06:12 AM EDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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philipwoodscc

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September 22, 2016 03:20 AM CDT

Description

Flock of cattle egret around a small pond

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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andrew_mc

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September 21, 2016 11:42 PM AEST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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jacqui-jones

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September 18, 2016 06:30 PM NZST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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fm5050

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April 30, 2016 04:12 PM EDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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lorax32

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September 18, 2016 09:29 AM EDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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roxanne7

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September 17, 2016 11:41 PM EDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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jnstuart

Date

September 17, 2016 03:00 PM MDT

Description

One of four foraging in shallowly flooded ag field. Valle de Oro NWR, Albuquerque, NM.

The dark legs threw me, but it's a non-breeding adult. Small amount of orange on head.

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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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