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Yellow-crowned Night Heron

Nyctanassa violacea


It is called Night Heron because of its nocturnal habits but it was in the morning when I saw it.


Aroud water bodies in warm climate.

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Spotted on Jul 29, 2012
Submitted on Aug 11, 2012

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