White-faced Heron

Egretta novaehollandiae

Summary 2

The white-faced heron (Egretta novaehollandiae) also known as the white-fronted heron, and incorrectly as the grey heron, or blue crane, is a common bird throughout most of Australasia, including New Guinea, the islands of Torres Strait, Indonesia, New Zealand, and all but the driest areas of Australia.

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  1. (c) Arthur Chapman, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.flickr.com/photos/arthur_chapman/30039281687/
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Egretta_novaehollandiae

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