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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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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digibirdtrek

Date

December 6, 2016 01:49 PM PST

Description

American Bittern

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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digibirdtrek

Date

December 4, 2016 10:32 AM PST

Description

American Bittern

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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chartuso

Date

May 6, 2016 07:28 PM MDT

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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mlodinow

Date

February 20, 2013 03:54 PM MST

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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mazer

Date

February 17, 2013 10:48 AM PST

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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rockportbirder

Date

November 25, 2016 09:53 AM CST

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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txherpbird

Date

November 29, 2016 03:30 PM CST

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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paulatedrow

Date

November 27, 2016 11:33 AM EST

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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mikaelb

Date

November 25, 2016 02:09 PM CST

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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juddpatterson

Date

November 25, 2016 07:37 AM EST

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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skrentnyjeff

Date

October 13, 2015 02:11 PM CDT

Description

American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus) LaBagh Woods Chicago Cook County IL October 2015 Week #41 Jeff Skrentny IMG_7369

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

Observer

skrentnyjeff

Date

May 7, 2016 12:16 PM CDT

Description

American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus) LaBagh Woods Chicago Cook County IL Many 2016 Week #18 Jeff Skrentny IMG_7167

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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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