Eastern Great Egret
In Flight
Murray Mallee Region
White-necked Heron
Anterior
 
    
Eastern Great Egret (Ardea modesta)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Storks (Ciconiiformes)
Family: Heron (Ardeidae)
Species: Eastern Great Egret (Ardea modesta)
This Photo:     Stand up Comedian
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)