Cattle Egret
Bubulcus ibis
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The cattle egret is often seen in small and large flocks in association with game or cattle. The dry season non-breeding photos above were taken in Morogoro (9-03). The breeding photos (golden head, nape and breast) were taken at Lake Manyara (6-06) and the others in Olasiti and Tarangire. Click the left lower image to see more including birds in flight and in association with game.

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-16 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Chuck Derby, Stuart Webb, Riaan Marais

Last Update this page: 10-05-16