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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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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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June 25, 2016 05:23 PM PDT

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June 20, 2016

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American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus

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April 25, 2009 05:21 PM EDT

Description

American Bittern, Brooke's Pond, Clove Lakes Park, 4/25/09

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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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