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cattle egret

  1. Little egrets with a cattle egret

    Little egrets with a cattle egret

    Sth. you do not see often here.
  2. Cattle egret

    Cattle egret

    Cattle egret crossing the road
  3. Nagging

    Nagging

    The Cattle Egret on the left seems to have a lot to say, or perhaps he's complaining about the presence of the Maned Ducks behind. I had to stand on tip toes to rake this picture, as there was a bank and shrubs in the way. I've not seen any Cattle Egrets in Scotland (some in England) it it was...
  4. Cattle Egret

    Cattle Egret

    The only member of its genus "Bubulcus" means Cattle. This one is in high breeding plumage showing a deep orange bill and extensive cinnamon-buff on its head and breast. It is probably a female based on the lack of cinnamon-buff plumes on its back. This is presumably the smaller less colorful...
  5. Cattle Egret

    Cattle Egret

    Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  6. Cattle Egret

    Cattle Egret

    This day I shot mostly aerials.
  7. Cattle Egret 5.jpg

    Cattle Egret 5.jpg

  8. Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret
  9. Egret

    Egret

    Cattle Egret. Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  10. 151-  Bubulcus ibis Cattle Egret- 17 septembre 2019.jpg

    151- Bubulcus ibis Cattle Egret- 17 septembre 2019.jpg

    Héron garde-bœufs - Bubulcus ibis - Cattle Egret
  11. Cattle Egret with White-faced Hereford Cows.jpg

    Cattle Egret with White-faced Hereford Cows.jpg

    Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis ibis) foraging with White-faced Herefords. The yellow flowers are buttercups (Ranunculus sp.).
  12. Cattle Egret.jpg

    Cattle Egret.jpg

    Cattle Egret (Area ibis ibis) Transitioning into breeding plumage.
  13. Cattle egret in breeding colors

    Cattle egret in breeding colors

    These normally drab looking egrets, all white with dull yellow bill and mostly black legs, become quite colorful during breeding season - turning on the yellow-orange feathers on the back and head, the legs can turn reddish, and the bill takes on a rainbow of yellow, orange, pink, and purple.
  14. Cattle Egret

    Cattle Egret

  15. Egret

    Egret

    Cattle Egret. Image re-sized, cropped, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  16. SF - Rhino Egret

    SF - Rhino Egret

    Cattle Egret
  17. Egret.

    Egret.

    Cattle Egret. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts. Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened.
  18. Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret in flight
  19. Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret

    Gathering nesting material
  20. Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret

    Gathering best material
  21. Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret in courtship colours
  22. Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret

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  23. Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret

    Eastern Cattle Egret in courtship flush
  24. Cattle Egret

    Cattle Egret

    Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts. Heavy crop. Image re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened.
  25. You are right!!  Cattle Egret!

    You are right!! Cattle Egret!

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