Birds of Colombia

    PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae (Herons, Bitterns)  
Genus: Egretta (4 species, 13 worldwide)


Little Blue Heron
Little Blue Heron (Egretta caerulea) Immature
Shark Valley - Everglades National Park, Florida, USA  
   

Little Blue Heron
Little Blue Heron (Egretta caerulea)
Everglades National Park, Florida, USA  
   

Reddish Egret
Reddish Egret (Egretta rufescens rufescens) Near Threatened
Curry Hammock State Park, Florida,
  Often seen 'dancing' when hunting for fish.
   

Reddish Egret
Reddish Egret (Egretta rufescens) Near Threatened
Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida, USA
  White morph.
   

Snowy Egret
Snowy Egret (Egretta thula)
Paracas, Peru  
   

Tricolored Heron
Tricolored Heron (Egretta tricolor ruficollis)
Wakodahatchee Wetlands, Florida, USA  
   


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