Egretta


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Noun1.Egretta - small Old and New World heronsEgretta - small Old and New World herons  
bird genus - a genus of birds
Ardeidae, family Ardeidae - herons; egrets; night herons; bitterns
Egretta caerulea, little blue heron - small bluish-grey heron of the western hemisphere
Egretta thula, snowy egret, snowy heron - small New World egret
Egretta garzetta, little egret - Old World egret
Casmerodius albus, great white heron - widely distributed Old World white egret
American egret, Egretta albus, great white heron - a common egret of the genus Egretta found in America; it is a variety of the Old World white egret Casmerodius albus
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Type hosts: Natural definitive hosts: Anas discors, Pluvialis squatarola, Butorides striatus, Egretta caerulea, Nycticorax violaceus.
Presently around 31 % (42 ha) of the lake area has been invaded by Phragmites which provides breeding sites to night heron (Nycticorax nyctocorax) and little egret (Egretta garzetta) having 25 and 13 nests per hectare, respectively.
maculatus (presente trabajo) y de adultos recuperados del esofago de la garza gris (Egretta caerulea) permite deducir que dicha especie es alogenica y de distribucion mundial (Lo et al.
Pelecaniformes###Ardeidae###Little Egret Egretta garzetta###YRR###LC###107###1.437592###0.122426###C
About 30 dead threespine stickleback and one non-native tench, Tinea tinea, were also noted and 20 or more snowy egrets, Egretta tliula, were actively feeding around the shallow remaining pools.
At least 5,000 individuals of migratory and resident birds have been recorded at the site, including about 47 migratory species, such as the vulnerable Chinese egret (Egretta eulophotes).
This is the case of the compound garca--branca 'great egret (egretta alba or ardea alba)' and the suffixed noun avaliacao 'evaluation'.
Heavy metal contamination in feathers of Western Reef Heron (Egretta gularis) and Siberian gull (Larus heuglini) from Hara biosphere reserve of Southern Iran.
0 0 0 0 Lepus europaeus 0 0 0 0 Carrona 6 18 24 80 AVES PASSERIFORMES Zonotrichia capensis 1 3 11 2 Sicalis luteola 3 9 33 5 Leistes superciliaris 1 3 11 6 Embernagra platensis 1 3 11 5 AVES NO PASSERIFORMES Zenaida auriculata 1 3 11 14 Nothura maculosa 1 3 11 23 Egretta thula 0 0 0 46 Columba picazuro 1 3 11 0 Dendrocygna viduata 0 0 0 0 VEGETALES Monocotiledoneas 16 49 67 - Dicotiledoneas 8 24 33 - Villarino Item Pi (g) MNI FO (%) FR (%) %BIO MAMIFEROS Akodon sp.