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Chinese Pond-Heron

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Ardeola bacchus Scientific name
Pelicaniformes Order
Ardeidae Family
45-52 cm. (Wingspan 75-90cm) Length
Lakes, pool, wetlands, lagoons, estuaries, rivers, streams. Range:- Breeds Southeast Asia. Winters Greater Sundas. See Map Habitat
 4-6 eggs, incubation, by both parents, 18-22 days, fledging 28-32 days. 1(2) broods per year. Clutch
Fish, reptiles, amphibians, mammals, birds, chicks, crustaceans & large insects. Food  
3714 TSN: 174861 World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Volavka cínská, volavka čínská
Danish: Vinhejre
German: Bacchus Reiher, Bacchusreiher
English: Chinese Pond Heron, Chinese Pond-Heron
Spanish: Garcilla China
Estonian: hiina tiigihaigur
Finnish: Kiinanriisihaikara
French: Crabier chinois, Héron chinois
Hungarian: Kínai üstökösgém
Indonesian: Blekok Cina
Icelandic: Pollahegri
Italian: Sgarza cinese, Sgarza della Cina
Japanese: akagashirasagi, Akagashira-sagi
Japanese: アカガシラサギ
Korean: 흰날개해오라기
Latin: Ardeola bacchus
Lithuanian: Kininis garnelis
Malay: Bangau Cina, Pucung Cina
Dutch: Chinese poelreiger, Chinese Ralreiger
Norwegian: Vinhegre
Polish: czapla bialoskrzydla, czapla białoskrzydła
Russian: Белокрылая Прудовая Цапля, Белокрылая цапля, Цапля белокрылая, Цапля белокрылая прудовая
Slovak: caplicka bielokrídla, čaplička bielokrídla
Slovenian: kitajska čopasta čaplja
Swedish: Bacchushäger
Thai: นกยางกรอกพันธุ์จีน
Turkish: Çin alaca balıkçılı
Vietnamese: Cň bợ
Chinese: 池 鹭, 池鷺, 池鹭
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