Bubulcus ibis.

Bubulcus ibis.

Ardea ibis Linn., Syst. Nat., 10th ed., i, p. 144 (1758).

Type-locality : Egypt.

The typical form differs from that which occurs in India in having the decorative plumes strongly tinged with pinkish and in having a rather shorter bill.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.6 1929.
Title in Book: 
Bubulcus ibis.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1929
Page No: 
349
M_ID: 
2291
M_CN: 
Eastern Cattle Egret
M_SN: 
Bubulcus coromandus
Volume: 
Vol. 6
id: 
5191

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