Bubulcus ibis (Western Cattle Egret)

Ksenia
53 Identification requests
Found:
16.06.2019
Added:
16.06.2019

Discussion

Mari El,Yoshkar - Ola, the shore of the lake Pine grove
Ksenia
The pen does not get wet , does not absorb water. There is an assumption that it is a Swan, but the question is, what is this species?
Val
All bird feathers are waterproof, so the fact that this feather didn’t absorb water doesn’t really tell the species
Ksenia
Bubulcus ibis? We do not live such a bird!
Ksenia
It turns out that this is Ardea alba,thank!
Val
What? EBird says cattle egrets are common there

Identification

Bubulcus ibis (Western Cattle Egret)
2 von 2 opinions
More opinions are needed to ensure an accurate identification.
Agree