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Bitterns, Night-herons and Pond-herons

CICONIIFORMES - Infraorder Ciconiides - Family Ardeidae
This room displays photos of Bitterns, Night-herons, Pond-herons and allies.
for other members in the same family, like egrets, see herons room.

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Black-crowned Night-Heron [1][2], Goisagi or Nycticorax nycticorax. photo: 02/2002, Shizuoka, Japan
Black-crowned Night-Heron (J), Goisagi or Nycticorax nycticorax. photo: 02/2002, Shizuoka, Japan

Yellow Bittern [1][2], Yoshigoi or Ixobrychus sinensis. photo: 07/2002, Chiba, Japan
Cinnamon Bittern [1], Ryukyu Yoshigoi or Ixobrychus cinnamomeus. photo: 12/2002, Okinawa, Japan.
Chinese Pond-Heron [1], Akagashira sagi or Ardeola bacchus. photo: 12/2002, Okinawa, Japan.

Striated Heron [1], Sasa Goi or Butorides striatus. photo: 08/2003, Tokyo, Japan.
Rufous Night-Heron [1][2], Hashibuto Goi or Nycticorax caledonicus. photo: 08/2003, Kakadu, NT, Australia.
Rufous Night-Heron [4(J)], Hashibuto Goi or Nycticorax caledonicus. photo: 08/2003, Kakadu, NT, Australia.

Rufouscent Tiger-Heron, Torafu Sagi or Tigrisoma lineatum. photo: 08/2004, Peperpot, Suriname.
Capped Heron, Shiro Goisagi or Piherodius pileatus. photo: 08/2004, Foengoe Island, Suriname.
Black-crowned Night-Heron [4], Goisagi or Nycticorax nycticorax. photo: 08/2004, Paramaribo, Suriname.

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (J), Shiraga Goi or Nyctanassa violacea. photo: 08/2004, Paramaribo, Suriname.
White-backed Night-Heron, Sejiro Mizogoi or Gorsachius leuconotus. photo: 08/2005, Divundu, Namibia. Striated Heron [2][3], Sasa Goi or Butorides striatus. photo: 08/2005, Divundu, Namibia.

Squacco Heron [1], Kammuri Sagi or Ardeola ralloides. photo: 08/2005, Divundu, Namibia.
Rufous-bellied Heron, Kuro Ama Sagi or Ardeola rufiventris. photo: 08/2005, Divundu, Namibia.
Black-crowned Night-Heron [5][6], Goisagi or Nycticorax nycticorax. photo: 05/2006, Kumamoto, Japan.

Striated Heron [4], Sasa Goi or Butorides striatus. photo: 09/2006, Krabi, Thailand. Black-crowned Night-Heron [7][8], Goisagi or Nycticorax nycticorax. photo: 07/2007, Hawai'i Island, Hawaii. Chinese Pond-Heron [2][3], Akagashira sagi or Ardeola bacchus. photo: 11/2007, Caiyuan, Penghu Islands, Taiwan.

Chinese Pond-Heron [4][5][6][7], Akagashira sagi or Ardeola bacchus. photo: 11/2007, Caiyuan, Penghu Islands, Taiwan. Malayan Night-Heron [1][2][3][4], Zuguro Mizogoi or Gorsachius melanolophus. photo: 06/2008, Guanziling, Taiwan. Black-crowned Night-Heron [9][10][11], Goisagi or Nycticorax nycticorax. photo: 01/2009, Kagoshima, Japan.

Cinnamon Bittern [2], Ryûkyû Yoshigoi or Ixobrychus cinnamomeus. photo: 08/2009, Cat Tien NP, Vietnam. Chinese Pond-Heron [8], Akagashira sagi or Ardeola bacchus. photo: 09/2009, Hue, Vietnam. Malayan Night-Heron [5], Zuguro Mizogoi or Gorsachius melanolophus. photo: 06/2010, Taitung Province, Taiwan.

Black-crowned Night-Heron [12], Goisagi or Nycticorax nycticorax. photo: 06/2010, Taipei, Taiwan. Squacco Heron [2], Kammuri Sagi or Ardeola ralloides. photo: 08/2010, Camargue, France. Black-crowned Night-Heron [13], Goisagi or Nycticorax nycticorax. photo: 08/2010, Camargue, France.

Striated Heron [5], Sasa Goi or Butorides striatus. photo: 02/2011, Djibouti City, Djibouti. Indian Pond-Heron, Indo Akagashira sagi or Ardeola grayii. photo: 07/2011, Anamaduwa, Sri Lanka. Cinnamon Bittern [3], Ryûkyû Yoshigoi or Ixobrychus cinnamomeus. photo: 07/2011, Awanilunduwa Sanctuary, Sri Lanka.

Striated Heron [6], Sasa Goi or Butorides striatus. photo: 07/2011, near Arachchikattuwa, Sri Lanka. Black-crowned Night-Heron [14], Goisagi or Nycticorax nycticorax. photo: 09/2011, Analipsi, Crete, Greece. Striated Heron [7], Sasa Goi or Butorides striatus. photo: 02/2012, Djibouti City, Djibouti.

Black-crowned Night-Heron [14], Goisagi or Nycticorax nycticorax. photo: 05/2012, Tokyo, Japan. Striated Heron [8], Sasa Goi or Butorides striatus. photo: 05/2014, Sungei Buloh WR, Singapore. back to upper category



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