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Reddish Egret

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Egretta rufescens Scientific name
Pelicaniformes Order
Ardeidae Family
68–82 cm cm. (Wingspan 116–125 cm) Length
Lakes, pool, wetlands, lagoons, estuaries, rivers, streams. Range:- Endemic to Habitat
2-7 eggs, incubation by both parents 25-28 days, fledging 43-47 days. Clutch
Fish, amphibians, large insects, crustaceans. Food  
3685 - TSN: 174824  - Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

AKA:- Czech: Volavka cervenavá, volavka červenavá
Danish: Rusthejre
German: Blaufußreiher, Rötelrehier, Rötelreiher
English: Dickey's Egret, Reddish Egret, Reddish Heron
Spanish: Garceta Rojiza, Garza Morada, Garza Roja, Garza Rojiza
Spanish (Colombia): Garza Rojiza
Spanish (Costa Rica): Garceta Rojiza
Spanish (Cuba): Garza Morada
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Garza Rojiza
Spanish (Honduras): Garza rojiza
Spanish (Mexico): garceta rojiza, Garza Rojiza
Spanish (Nicaragua): Garceta Rojiza
Spanish (Venezuela): Garza Rojiza
Estonian: tantsuhaigur
Finnish: Klovnihaikara
French: Aigrette roussâtre, Aigrette rousse
Haitian Creole French: Krabye tèt wouj
Italian: Egretta rossiccia, Garzetta rossastra, Garzetta rugginosa
Japanese: akakurosagi
Japanese: アカクロサギ
Latin: Ardea rufa, Ardea rufescens, Dichromanassa rufescens, Egretta rufescens, Hydranassa rufescens
Lithuanian: Rudakaklis garnys
Dutch: Roodhalsreiger
Norwegian: Dansehegre
Polish: czapla rdzawoszyja
Russian: голубоногая цапля, Красная цапля
Slovak: volavka strapatá
Swedish: Rosthäger
Chinese: 棕颈鹭


Egretta rufescens
Egretta rufescens colorata
Egretta rufescens dickeyi
Egretta rufescens rufescens

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