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Grey Heron

Ardea cinerea


Grey Heron catching and eating a platanna or African Clawed Frog (Xenopus spp)


Shallow water bodies (including marine to some degree), especially estuaries, shallow rivers, lakes and marshes. Active both diurnally and nocturnally.

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1 Comment

Christiane 9 years ago

Beautiful Shot.. :)

Graham Traas
Spotted by
Graham Traas

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Spotted on Oct 6, 2012
Submitted on Mar 19, 2013

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