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Chinese Pond Heron Ardeola bacchus   - Adult in breeding plumage
Chinese Pond Heron
Photographer : © Lim Kim Chye
Location :Kamunting ex-mining area, Taiping, Perak state, West Malaysia
Date : 28 March 2002
English synonyms:Chinese Pond-Heron, Paddy Bird, Paddybird
Bird Family :Ardeidae - Egrets, herons & bitterns
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :This bird in breeding plumage was seen near a fish-pond.
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