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Black-crowned Night Heron

Nycticorax nycticorax


A discreet bird, stands almost motionless in characteristic hunched pose, hidden in reeds. White underparts, with grey wings, and dark-grey or black cap, nape and backs.


Reedbed around the water point in Nairobi NP.

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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Kajiado, Kenya

Spotted on Feb 21, 2016
Submitted on Jun 7, 2017

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