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Old Wednesday 9th May 2012, 12:10   #1
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Heron at Iguazu Falls

This Heron was seen at Iguazu Falls in Argentina. My guess is that it is some type of Tiger Heron but I would appreciate the thoughts of others. The tigrisoma lineatum seems to have a shorter neck than this one but otherwise is similar.


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Old Wednesday 9th May 2012, 12:12   #2
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This Heron was seen at Iguazu Falls in Argentina. My guess is that it is some type of Tiger Heron but I would appreciate the thoughts of others. The tigrisoma lineatum seems to have a shorter neck than this one but otherwise is similar.
Have you got a photo Adam?

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Old Wednesday 9th May 2012, 12:18   #4
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It is Tigrisoma lineatum Rufescent Tiger Heron - in long-neck pose.
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Thanks Richard. As I thought.
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Amazzzing looking bird. Great shot too...
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