Saturday, 2 May 2015

Order - Pelecaniformes
Family - Ardeidae (Herons)
Pacific Reef-egret / Eastern Reef-egret
Egretta sacra
岩鹭
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    Size : 58–66 cm; 330–700 g; Wingspan 90–100 cm
    
    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Egretta sacra sacra (J. F. Gmelin, 1789)
    – coastal SE Asia E to Japan, and E through Greater and Lesser Sundas to Philippines, New Guinea, islands of SW & S Pacific (as far as French Polynesia), and coasts of Australia and New Zealand.
  • Egretta sacra albolineata (G. R. Gray, 1859)
    – New Caledonia and Loyalty Is.

Egretta sacra ssp. sacra
Date : 02 March 2015
Location : Pantai Kok, Langkawi Island, Daerah Langkawi, Kedah

Egretta sacra ssp. sacra
Date : 02 March 2015
Location : Pantai Kok, Langkawi Island, Daerah Langkawi, Kedah

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