Birds of Colombia

    PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae (Herons, Bitterns)  
Genus: Nyctanassa (1 species, 2 worldwide)


Yellow-crowned Night Heron
Yellow-crowned Night Heron (Nyctanassa violacea violacea) Immature
Curry Hammock State Park, Florida,  
   

Yellow-crowned Night Heron
Yellow-crowned Night Heron (Nyctanassa violacea)
Florida, USA
  Found near mangroves where there are small crabs to eat.
   



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