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Little blue heron

Egretta caerulea

Description:

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.

Habitat:

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

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2 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 a year ago

Thank you, Nayeli.

Nayeli
Nayeli a year ago

nice one!

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

South Padre Island, Texas, United States

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

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