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Botaurus stellaris (Linnaeus, 1758) – Eurasian Bittern

Taxonomic Notes:

This is also known as the Great Bittern.

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
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Aves > Pelecaniformes > Ardeidae > Botaurus

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Anonymous. 2023. Botaurus stellaris (Linnaeus, 1758) – Eurasian Bittern. Satose, V., A. Bayani, V. Ramachandran, P. Roy, and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Birds of India, v. 2.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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