Classification
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All Names

  • 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

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shellbell

Date

April 20, 2016 08:18 AM HST

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Square

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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zaccota

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May 20, 2016

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Square

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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shendriks

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May 19, 2016 09:47 AM CDT

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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sebeckett

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May 17, 2016

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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sebeckett

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May 12, 2016

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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ironekilz

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May 3, 2016

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Description

Calling in one of the ponds at Sawhill Ponds.

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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zaccota

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May 10, 2016

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Pair.

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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nsharp

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May 10, 2016

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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jokurtz

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May 1, 2016

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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jokurtz

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May 1, 2016

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Square

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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joshualincoln

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May 8, 2016

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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neilvinson

Date

May 6, 2016 08:26 PM ADT
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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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