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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Egretta garzetta Scientific name
Pelicaniformes Order
Ardeidae Family
55–65 cm. (Wingspan 88-106 cm) Length
Lakes, pool, wetlands, lagoons, estuaries, rivers, streams. Range:- Almost global in tropical & temperate climates. Habitat
Altitude
Range
3-5 eggs, incubation, by both parents, 21-25 days, fledging 40-45 days. Clutch
Fish, reptiles, amphibians, crustaceans & large insects. Food  
Gregarious, breeding in colonies. Habits
3691 - TSN: 174816 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Afrikaans: Kleinwitreier
Arabic: الغرنوق الأبيض, بلشون ابيض صغير
Asturian: Garcia Cande, Garcina
Azerbaijani: Kiçik ağ vağ
Belarusian: Малая белая чапля
Bulgarian: Малка бяла чапла
Breton: An herlegon bihan
Catalan: Agró blanc, Martinet blanc
Catalan (Balears): Agró blanc
Czech: volavka støíbøitá, Volavka stríbritá, Volavka stříbřitá
Welsh: Crëyr bach, Crëyr gwen lleiaf, Crёyr Bach
Danish: Silkehejre
German: Seidenreiher
Greek: (Κοινός) Λευκοτσικνιάς, Λευκοτσικνιάς, Χιονάτη
Greek (Cypriot): Χιονάτη
English: Little Egret
Esperanto: Malgranda egretardeo
Spanish: Garceta Comun, Garceta Común, Garza Chiquita, Garza Pequeña
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Garza Chiquita
Estonian: Siidhaigur
Basque: Lertxuntxo txikia, Martinet blanc
Finnish: Silkkihaikara
Faroese: Silkihegri
French: Aigrette blanche, Aigrette garzette, Garzette blanche, Héron garzette, Petite Aigrette
Irish: Éigrit Bheag
Gaelic: Corra Gheal Bheag
Galician: Garzota, Martinet blanc
Haitian Creole French: Ti Krabye etranje
Hebrew: לבנית קטנה
Hindi: Chinna vellai kokku
Croatian: Mala Bijela Caplja, Mala Bijela Čaplja
Hungarian: Kis kócsag
Armenian: [Spitak Pokr Taregh ], Սպիտակ Փոքր Տառեղ
Indonesian: Bango putih kecil, Kuntul kecil, Kuntul perak kecil
Icelandic: Bjarthegri
Italian: Garzetta, Garzetta comune
Japanese: kosagi, Ko-sagi
Japanese: コサギ
Georgian: პატარა თეთრი ყანჩა, პატარა ოყარა
Kazakh: Кишкене аққұтан
Korean: 쇠백로
Cornish: Kerghyth penvagas lyha
Kwangali: Samunkoma
Latin: Ardea garzetta, Egretta garzetta
Lithuanian: Mażasis baltasis garnys, Mažasis baltasis garnys
Latvian: Mazais baltais gārnis
Macedonian: Мала бела (Сребреникава) чапја
Malayalam: ചിന്നമുണ്ടി   
Mamasa: korong ula
Malay: Bangau Kecil
Maltese: Agrett Abjad
Dutch: Kleine Zilverreiger
Norwegian: Silkehegre
Polish: czapla nadobna
Portuguese: garça branca pequena, Garça-branca-pequena
Portuguese (Brazil): Garça-negra
Romansh: Irun da saida
Russian: Malaya Belaya Tsaplya, Малая белая цапля, Цапля малая белая
Northern Sami: Silkeháigir
Slovak: beluša malá, volavka striebristá, volavka striebristá (beluša malá)
Slovenian: mala bela caplja, mala belacaplja
Albanian: Çapka e bardhë e vogël
Serbian: Mala bela caplja, mala bijela caplja, mala bijela čaplja, Мала бела цаплја
Sotho, Southern: Leholosiane
Swedish: Silkeshäger
Swahili: Dandala
Thai: นกยางเปีย
Turkish: Küçük Ak Balıkçıl, küçük ak balykçyl, Küçük Akbalıkçıl, Küçük Beyaz Balıkçıl
Ukrainian: Мала біла чапля, Чепура мала
Vietnamese: Cò trắng
Chinese: 大白鹭, 小白鷺, 小白鹭, 白 鹭, 白鹭
Zulu: iNgekle

Sub-species
Afro-palearctic Little Egret Egretta garzetta garzetta
Little Egret Egretta [garzetta, gularis or dimorpha]
Little Egret Egretta [garzetta or dimorpha]
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Little Egret Egretta garzetta garzetta
Little Egret Egretta garzetta nigripes
Little Egret (Dimorphic) Egretta dimorpha
Little Egret (immaculata) Egretta garzetta immaculata
Little Egret (Little) Egretta [garzetta, gularis or dimorpha]
Little Egret (nigripes) Egretta garzetta nigripes
Little Egret (nominate) Egretta garzetta garzetta

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