Botaurus lentiginosus


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Noun1.Botaurus lentiginosus - a kind of bitternBotaurus lentiginosus - a kind of bittern      
bittern - relatively small compact tawny-brown heron with nocturnal habits and a booming cry; found in marshes
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Las especies Tachybaptus dominicus, Ixobrychus exilis y Buteo swainsoni se encuentran sujetas a proteccion especial, en tanto que Megascops seductus y Botaurus lentiginosus son especies amenazadas.
En el Apendice incluimos los detalles de los registros sobresalientes de especies previamente registradas en la entidad (Lophodytes cucullatus, Mycteria americana, Botaurus lentiginosus, Ixobrychus exilis, Nyctanassa violacea, Pluvialis dominica, Tringa solitaria, T.
occidentalis Linnaeus, brown I R pelican Family Phalacrocoracidae (cormorants) Phalacrocorax auritus (Lesson), I O double-crested cormorant Family Fregatidae (frigatebirds) Fregata magnificens Mathews, I R magnificent frigatebird Order Ciconiiformes (herons, ibises, storks, and allies) Family Ardeidae (bitterns and herons) Ardea alba (Linnaeus), great I O egret Ardea herodias Linnaeus, great I C blue heron Botaurus lentiginosus (Rackett), I R American bittern Bubulcus ibis (Linnaeus), cattle I R egret Butorides virescens (Linnaeus), I C Butorides virescens (Linnaeus), green heron Egretta caerulea (Linnaeus), little blue heron I R E.