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Green Heron (Butorides virescens)
Linnaeus, 1758. 4 subspecies recognized, here is shown the nominal one.
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Plumbeous grey upperparts, with scaled wing coverts. Reddish neck, with white from throat to breast. Dark cap. Yellow legs. Juvenile is strongly streaked, lacking the reddish tones characteristic of adults.
Tarcoles river, Puntarenas, Costa Rica, Neotropical Region
Date: 6 july 2010
Author: Alex García
Acknowledgements: Luis Campos
 
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