Egretta garzetta

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Related to Egretta garzetta: Egretta thula, Egrets
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Noun1.Egretta garzetta - Old World egretEgretta garzetta - Old World egret      
egret - any of various usually white herons having long plumes during breeding season
Egretta, genus Egretta - small Old and New World herons
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Within the site, Egretta garzetta nested alone in the Northern part of the islet.
3 Little Egret Egretta garzetta Little Pied Cormorant Microcarbo melanoleucos 19 106.
The river is shallow and we often found some little egrets Egretta garzetta, feeding together with scaly-sided mergansers.
1997: Comparative nest site selection and breeding success in 2 sympatric Ardieds, black-crowned night heron Nycticorax nycticorax and little egret Egretta garzetta in the Axios delta, Mecidonia, Greece.
Ardeidae Egretta ardesiaca Black heron Bubulcus ibis Cattle egret Egretta alba Great egret Ardea cinerea Grey heron Egretta intermedia Intermediate egret Egretta garzetta Little egret Egretta garzetta Lesser egret Ardea purpurea Purple heron Ardeola ralloides Squacco heron 4.
Egretta garzetta ydi ei enw gwyddonol o, ac mae'n cael ei alw'n 'little egret' yn Saesneg.
Feeding methods; flock size and feeding success in the Little Egret Egretta garzetta and the Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides in Camargue, southern France.
The most observed species of birds in 2008 to 2009 includes Bubulcus ibis (5240), Egretta garzetta (3150), Egretta alba (1670), Hirundo rustica (702) and Riparia paludicola (660) (Ali et al.