Classification
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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

trnwrinfo

Date

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Place

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

marykeim

Date

November 27, 2014 03:15 PM EST

Description

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Brevard County, FL, November 2014.

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

marykeim

Date

November 27, 2014 03:16 PM EST

Description

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Brevard County, FL, November 2014.

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

icenine5580

Date

July 16, 2016 09:55 AM CDT

Description

Located around 10am hiding in the rushes on the side of the road near standing water. Located later on same day around 3pm with apparent broken wing.

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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marykeim

Date

February 17, 2016 03:16 PM EST

Description

Orlando Wetlands Park, Orange County, FL, February 2016.

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

marykeim

Date

March 16, 2016 01:45 PM EDT

Description

Orlando Wetlands Park, Orange County, FL, March 2016.

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

riverinstitute

Date

August 8, 2015

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

mako252

Date

January 4, 2015 11:29 AM CST

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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johnyochum

Date

February 11, 2012 02:14 PM CST

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

kschnei

Date

January 10, 2015 11:34 AM PST

Description

American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus), Chico Oxidation Ponds, Butte County, California - 10 January 2015.

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

karenandphillip

Date

November 15, 2008

Description

At pond's edge.

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

hoopoe

Date

May 27, 2016 08:21 PM EDT

Description

Missisquoi NWR Headquarters

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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.
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