Little Blue Heron (Egretta caerulea)
Order: Pelecaniformes Family: Ardeidae Genus: Egretta Species: caerulea
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This bird has been reportedly found in the following regions:
Big Pine Key, Florida Cheval, Florida Cocoa Beach, Florida Fort Pierce, Florida Palm Shores, Florida Sanibel, Florida South Daytona, Florida Richland, Mississippi Summerville, South Carolina Fairchilds, Texas Nassau Bay, Texas Elkview, West Virginia
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Neutral Joyce128 On Jun 15, 2009, Joyce128 from Cocoa Beach, FL
(Zone 10a) wrote:
I think that this is an immature little blue heron. Can someone confirm?
Neutral olddude On Jul 30, 2011, olddude from Big Pine Key, FL
(Zone 11) wrote:
The Little Blue Heron's breeding habitat is sub-tropical swamps. It nests in colonies, often with other herons, usually on platforms of sticks in trees or shrubs. 3-7 light blue eggs are laid
Positive coastalzonepush On Mar 29, 2013, coastalzonepush from Orlando, FL
(Zone 9b) wrote:
these inky blue herons are so quiet and still in the water when they are stalking their prey. even when they aren't hunting, they almost go unnoticed. even the beaks and legs are blue.
Timer: 13.45 jiffies (0.13448190689087).