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  Yellow Bittern (Ixobrychus sinensis)

Yellow Bittern | Ixobrychus sinensis photo
Yellow Bittern

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Yellow Bittern | Ixobrychus sinensis photo
Yellow Bittern, Ixobrychus sinensis

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Yellow Bittern | Ixobrychus sinensis photo
Yellow Bittern in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

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Yellow Bittern | Ixobrychus sinensis photo
Yellow Bittern in flight

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YELLOW BITTERN FACTS

distribution map showing range of Ixobrychus sinensis in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Ciconiiformes
Family:Ardeidae
Genus:Ixobrychus
Species:sinensis
Common Name:Yellow Bittern

Relatives in same Genus
  Black Bittern (I. flavicollis)
  Little Bittern (I. minutus)