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Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis)

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Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis) - Cattle Egret
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Cattle Egret
Resident (localised breeder) and winter visitors received.
Small, rather stocky, white heron with orangey-cream tones on crest, breast and back in breeding season. Relatively short, yellow bill.
Similar species
Little Egret, the Squacco Heron in flight.
All year round.
Seeing the species
Where to watch it
Laguna de Pitillas, Las Cañas Reservoir, Bardenas, Sotos del Arga.

Recommended observation points: Laguna de Pitillas, Embalse de las Cañas, Bardenas, Sotos del Arga.

Times of the year present: todo el año.

Observation: fácil.

Nature: residente (reproductor localizado) y recepción de invernantes.

Description: pequeña garza algo rechoncha de color blanco con tonalidades crema-anaranjadas en cresta, pecho y espalda en época reproductora. Pico amarillo relativamente corto.

Similar species: Garceta común, en vuelo Garcilla cangrejera.

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