Eastern Great Egret
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Murray Mallee Region
Eastern Great Egret
Gape Line & Crick in neck
 
    
Eastern Great Egret (Ardea modesta)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Bird (Aves)
Order: Stork (Ciconiiformes)
Family: Heron (Ardeidae)
Species: Eastern Great Egret (Ardea modesta)
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Synonyms: Ardea alba or Ardea alba ssp modesta

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee Region

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 19-Aug-2014
This species is classed as VU (Vulnerable) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)