The Humblot’s heron – Ardea humbloti also called the Madagascar heron is a medium/large sized heron of Type – wading-bird, Family Ardeidae and the Order Pelecaniformes. It is an endangered, resident, endemic native to Madagascar and the nearby Comoros Islands. It is seldom found far away from coastal areas, typically foraging on the inter-tidal flats, but is sometimes found on lakes and rivers.
Type - wading-bird - nests in trees, Habitat - Coastal flats, lakes, rivers,
Order: Pelecaniformes Family: Ardeidae Genus: Ardea
Species - Ardea humbloti Humblot's heron - Card - oiseaux-birds.com Humblot's heron - Species - oiseaux.net Humblot's heron - Herons - planetofbirds.com Humblot's heron - Herons - avibirds.com Humblot's heron - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org
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