Thursday, 19 March 2015

Order - Pelecaniformes
Family - Ardeidae (Herons)
Black Bittern
Ixobrychus flavicollis
黄颈黑鹭
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    Size : 54–66 cm; 208–420 g; Wingspan 73·5–80 cm
    
    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Ixobrychus flavicollis flavicollis (Latham, 1790)
    – Pakistan E to SE China, S to Greater Sundas, Philippines, Sulawesi and satellite islands.
  • Ixobrychus flavicollis australis (Lesson, 1831)
    – Moluccas, Timor, Aru Is, lowland New Guinea, and Bismarck Archipelago S to W, N & E Australia.
  • Ixobrychus flavicollis woodfordi (Ogilvie-Grant, 1888)
    – Solomon Is.

Ixobrychus flavicollis ssp. flavicollis
Date : 20 February 2015
Location : Kuala Gula, Daerah Kerian, Perak

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