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Western Reef Egret
 


Scientific Name : Egritta gularis 
Phylum : Chordata 
Class : Aves 
Order : Ciconiiformis 
Family : Ardeidae 
Genus : Egritta 
Species : gularis 
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Reproduction : Nest is a platform of sticks on trees or shrubs 
Fascinating Facts : They possess two plumage all white,dark grey.They stand still and ambush the prey. 
Habits : Wetland 
Food Habits : eats fishes, molluscs,crustaceans 
Conservation Status : LRLC 
Status based on Wildlife Protection ACT 1972 : Schedule IV 
   

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