Bird eating a small fish.

Bird eating a small fish.
Species: Green-backed Heron   Butorides striata
Subspecies: striata
Author: Mariano Fernández
Friday, March 15, 2013
Added to IBC: 15 Oct 2014 - 12:37
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Altitude (m): 
162 meters


Photo from HBW World Bird Photo Contest 2014

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Mariano Fernández, IBC1069322. Accessible at

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Mariano Fernández, IBC1069322. Photo of Green-backed Heron Butorides striata at La Pampa Province, Argentina. Accessible at

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