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Little blue heron

Egretta caerulea


A medium-sized heron with blue-grey plumage. The neck is purplish, the legs are greenish and the tip of the bill is black. Sexes are similar. Adults forage alone.


Spotted foraging in intertidal marsh/mudflats at the South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center.

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Brian38 a year ago

Thank you, Nayeli.

Nayeli a year ago

nice one!

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South Padre Island, Texas, United States

Spotted on Nov 17, 2020
Submitted on Jan 1, 2021

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