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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Night-heron, Black-crowned
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Night-heron, Black-crowned
-Nycticorax nycticorax (Linnaeus)


Adults: Crown and back black with greenish gloss. Forehead white. Two to four slender long white feathers extending back from hind-head. Neck, wings, rump and tail grey. Under parts white, tinged (except throat) with grey.

 


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