219. Ardeola grayi

219. Ardeola grayi.

THE PADDY-BIRD or POND-HERON.

Bagla, India; Gudi-konga (Telugu); Kana-koka, Ceylon; Hbyein-ouk, Burma.

Male 18 1/2". Legs dull green. Bill 3", blue, yellow, and black.— In summer: Long pointed occipital crest white. Head and neck yellow. Back maroon.— In winter: Head, breast, and thigh fulvous. Persia, India, China, Burma, Andamans, Nicobars, and Laccadives. Six eggs (1.48 x 1.17), greenish blue. (J. 930. B. 1565.)

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
219. Ardeola grayi
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
CatNo: 
219
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
201
Common name: 
Paddy Bird Or Pond Heron
M_ID: 
2282
M_CN: 
Indian Pond Heron
M_SN: 
Ardeola grayii
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
13014

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