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Black-crowned Night-Heron, Juvenile

Nycticorax nycticorax

Notes:

This is a juvenile. It was feeding on salamanders next to my beach home in Turks and Caicos in the Provadentiales.



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Black-crowned Night-Heron, Juvenile
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night Heron


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1 Comment

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 7 years ago

I believe you are correct. This bird's coloration matches a Juvenile Black-crowned Night-Heron.

gshiff23
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gshiff23

Turks and Caicos Islands

Lat: 21.79, Long: -72.19

Spotted on Dec 15, 2011
Submitted on Jul 3, 2012

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