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Little bittern

Ixobrychus minutus


A small heron, pigeon size... buff coloured chest, marine-blue back and a glossy-blue crown. Brightly red coloured bill with yellow tip.


A marshy ground in urban area, during the seasonal floods.

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Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic 9 months ago

thanks Brian

Brian38 10 months ago

Cool spotting Zlatan!!

Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria

Lat: 9.07, Long: 7.50

Spotted on Oct 20, 2018
Submitted on Oct 21, 2018

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