Little Egret
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Characteristics
Colouring White body, black bill and legs
Voice Generally silent
Feeds on Small fish, frogs, snails
Flight Quick and direct
Nesting Tree
Social Flocks
Little Egret
Little Egret
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Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Species Egretta garzetta
Category Herons
StdName Little Egret
Vital Statistics
Length 55 to 65 cms
Weight 400 to 600 gms
Wingspan 88 to 106 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NAYNorth America
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Country USRUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Little Egret (Species=Egretta garzetta / Standard Name=Little Egret)