Cattle Egret

photo by Hoodedwarbler12

Scientific classification

Order

Pelecaniformes

Family

Ardeidae

Subfamily

Bubulcus

Species

ibis

Appearance

* Medium sized 'compact' bird with generally snow white plumage
* Yellow bill and yellow-grey legs and a yellow crown
* Size: 45-52 cm

Habitat

Grasslands and cultivated areas

Countries

Africa
Americas
Asia
Europe
Oceania

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