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Eastern Great Egret

Ardea alba modesta

Description:

All white heron, about 1m tall, with orange-yellow bill and dark grey legs.

Habitat:

Seen close to habitation, roaming in ponds. Seen in extreme south of Teknaf Peninsula; in lowlands, less densely populated than the rest of peninsula, with rather poor and salty soils. The are has some ponds, a bit of forests and big salt production (cottage industry) fields.


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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

চট্টগ্রাম বিভাগ, Bangladesh

Lat: 20.77, Long: 92.32

Spotted on Mar 12, 2019
Submitted on Mar 16, 2019

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