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  • Spanish
    • Garzita bueyera
    • Garza ganadera
  • Korean
    • 황로
  • Italian
    • Airone guardabuoi
  • Catalan
    • Esplugabous
  • Scientific Names
    • Bubulcus ibis
    • Ardea ibis
    • Bulbulcus ibis
  • English
    • Cattle Egret
  • Belarusian
    • Чапля егіпецкая
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • CAEG
  • German
    • Kuhreiher
  • Portuguese
    • Carraceiro
    • Garça-boieira
  • French
    • Héron garde-boeufs
  • Hebrew
    • אנפית בקר
  • Russian
    • Египетская цапля

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Recent observations

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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nachotgarcia

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January 20, 2017 09:11 AM CST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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aureliomolinahdz

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January 19, 2017 04:43 PM CST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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mlodinow

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August 6, 2012 11:35 AM MDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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aureliomolinahdz

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December 18, 2016 01:36 PM CST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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aureliomolinahdz

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December 18, 2016 01:03 PM CST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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aureliomolinahdz

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December 18, 2016 12:36 PM CST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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altapia2

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January 18, 2017 03:43 PM CST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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aureliomolinahdz

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October 16, 2016 02:25 PM CDT

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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davidr

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January 18, 2017 10:53 AM HST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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sgmech

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January 4, 2017 11:54 AM EST

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Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

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wilsonc19

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January 18, 2017 03:10 PM EST
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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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