Tuesday, 9 September 2014

Order - Pelecaniformes
Family - Ardeidae (Herons)
Javan Pond-heron
Ardeola speciosa
爪哇池鹭
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    Size : c. 45 cm; Wingspan 81 cm
    
    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Ardeola speciosa continentalis (Salomonsen, 1933)
    – C Thailand and S Indochina; winters S to Malay Peninsula (precise distribution uncertain, in part due to difficulties in identification).
  • Ardeola speciosa speciosa (Horsfield, 1821)
    – W & C Indonesia (Greater Sundas, Sulawesi and satellites, and Lesser Sundas
    E to Flores) and S Philippines (Mindanao).

Ardeola speciosa ssp. continentalis
Date : 02 March 2014
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak
Ardeola speciosa ssp. continentalis
Date : 02 March 2014
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

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