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  • Scientific Names
    • Botaurus lentiginosus
  • English
    • American Bittern
  • Spanish
    • Avetoro norteño
  • French
    • butor d'Amérique
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • AMBI
  • Portuguese
    • Abetouro-americano

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Recent observations

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What

American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

beversol

Date

March 25, 2015 07:37 AM CDT

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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chrisgoforth

Date

March 17, 2015 02:58 PM EDT

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Description

American bittern eating tadpoles. Bulking up in preparation for it's northward migration for the summer?

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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nicetim

Date

March 15, 2015

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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kueda

Date

the past

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Description

Heard several

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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keimwj

Date

September 11, 2009 02:48 PM EDT

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Description

11 Sep 2009.
E B Forsythe NWR, Atlantic Co, NJ.

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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dwest

Date

March 11, 2015 12:40 PM PDT

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Description

You have overstayed your welcome Mr. Birder!

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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dwest

Date

March 11, 2015 12:28 PM PDT

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american bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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matt_fedler

Date

January 19, 2015 04:42 PM EST

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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dwest

Date

March 6, 2015 03:50 PM PST

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american bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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cdmar10

Date

March 4, 2015 03:46 PM EST

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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dwest

Date

March 1, 2015 03:01 PM PST

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What

American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

fm5050

Date

January 15, 2015 02:31 PM EST

Description

Green Cay Wetlands, FL January 15, 2015

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Description from Wikipedia

The American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus) is a wading bird of the heron family Ardeidae.

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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.