Malagasy Pond Heron

Ardeola idae - Crabier blanc

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Pelecaniformes

  • Family
    :

    Ardéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ardeola

  • Species
    :

    idae

Descriptor

Hartlaub, 1860

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 48 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Malagasy Pond Heron (Ardeola idae) is a species of bird in the Ardeidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Crabier blanc,
  • Garcilla Malgache,
  • Garça-caranguejeira de Madagascar,
  • Dickschnabelreiher,
  • kékcsőrű gém,
  • Madagaskar-ralreiger,
  • Sgarza del Madagascar,
  • Madagaskarrallhäger,
  • Prydhegre,
  • čaplička modrozobá,
  • volavka modrozobá,
  • Hvid Rishejre,
  • valkorääkkähaikara,
  • Madagaskar-ralreier,
  • martinet ros de Madagascar,
  • czapla malgaska,
  • Мадагаскарская жёлтая цапля,
  • マダガスカルカンムリサギ,
  • 马岛池鹭,
  • 馬達加斯加池鷺,

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Marine Neritic : Estuaries ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

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