Herons

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Bittern Bittern Bittern

(Great) Bittern Botaurus stellaris

 

Little Bittern Little Bittern Little Bittern

Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus

 

Least Bittern Least Bittern Least Bittern

Least Bittern Ixobrychus exilis

 

Night Heron Night Heron Night Heron

Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax

 

Yellow-crowned Night Heron Yellow-crowned Night Heron Yellow-crowned Night Heron

Yellow-crowned Night Heron Nyctanassa violacea

 

Green Heron Green Heron Green Heron

Green Heron Butorides virescens

 

Striated Heron Striated Heron Striated Heron

Striated Heron Butorides striata

 

Squacco Heron Squacco Heron Squacco Heron

Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides

 

Cattle Egret Cattle Egret Cattle Egret

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

 

Little Blue Heron Little Blue Heron Little Blue Heron

Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea

 

Tricolored Heron Tricolored Heron Tricolored Heron

Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor

 

Snowy Egret Snowy Egret Snowy Egret

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

 

Little Egret Little Egret Little Egret

Little Egret Egretta garzetta

 

Black Heron Black Heron Black Heron

Black Heron Egretta ardesiaca

 

Intermediate Egret Intermediate Egret Intermediate Egret

Intermediate (Yellow-billed) Egret Egretta intermedia

 

Great Egret Great White Egret Great White Egret

Great White Egret Ardea alba

 

Grey Heron Grey Heron Grey Heron

Grey Heron Ardea cinerea

 

Great Blue Heron Great Blue Heron Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

 

Purple Heron Purple Heron Purple Heron

Purple Heron Ardea purpurea