Humblot's Heron

Ardea humbloti - Héron de Humblot

Héron de Humblot
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Pelecaniformes

  • Family
    :

    Ardéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ardea

  • Species
    :

    humbloti

Descriptor

Milne-Edwards Grandidier, A, 1885

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 100 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 180 cm.
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Héron de Humblot
adult

Humblot's Heron (Ardea humbloti) is a species of bird in the Ardeidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Héron de Humblot,
  • Garza Malgache,
  • Garça-malgaxe,
  • Madagaskarreiher,
  • madagaszkári gém,
  • Madagaskarreiger,
  • Airone di Humblot,
  • Madagaskarhäger,
  • Madagaskarhegre,
  • volavka masková,
  • volavka madagaskarská,
  • Askehejre,
  • madagaskarinhaikara,
  • bernat de Madagascar,
  • czapla maskowa,
  • Мадагаскарская цапля,
  • マダガスカルサギ,
  • 马岛鹭,
  • 馬達加斯加鷺,

Voice song and cries

Héron de Humblot
adult

Habitat

Héron de Humblot
adult

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 Intertidal : Mud Flats and Salt Flats ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

Sources of information

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