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White-eared Night-Heron

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Image of: Gorsachius magnificus (white-eared night heron)

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Gorsachius magnificus Scientific name
Ciconiiformes Order
Ardeidae Family
 54 - 56 cm Length
Tropical lowland moist forest, wetlands, often near water. Below Between Up to  Range:- China & Vietnam

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3 - 5 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Fish, reptiles, amphibians, mammals, birds & large arthropods. Food  
Not a colonial breeder. Habits
3726 - TSN: 560273 - Sub-species World Number
Endangered Status

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AKA:- Czech: kvakoš pestrý, Kvakoš vznešený
Danish: Hvidřret Nathejre
German: Hainan Reiher, Hainanreiher
English: Hainan Night Heron, Hainan Night-Heron, Magnificent Night Heron, Magnificent Night-Heron, White eared Night Heron, White-eared Night Heron, White-eared Night-Heron
Spanish: Garza Nocturna Magnífica, Martinete Magnífico
Estonian: bambuse-ööhaigur
Finnish: Kiinanhämyhaikara
French: Bihoreau de Chine, Bihoreau de Hainan, Bihoreau superbe
Hungarian: hainani bakcsó
Italian: di Hainan, Nitticora guancebianche, Nitticora magnifica
Japanese: hainanmizogoi
Japanese: ハイナンミゾゴイ
Latin: Gorsachius magnificus, Nycticorax magnificus, Oroanassa magnifica
Dutch: Hainankwak
Norwegian: Praktdverghegre
Polish: slepowron wspanialy, ślepowron wspaniały
Portuguese: Savacu-magnífico
Russian: Хайнаньская кваква
Slovak: chavkoš vznešený
Swedish: Praktnatthäger
Vietnamese: Vạc hoa
Chinese: 海南, 海南千干鸟, 海南夜鳽, 海南虎斑鳽, 海南行鸟, 海南鳽

Sub-species None known


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