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Grey Heron

Grey Heron

175-195 Cm

Wingspan:

Ardea cinerea

Latin Name:

90-98 Cm

Length:

3-5

Number of eggs:

1-2 Kg

Weight:

25-26 days

Hatch:

About 25 years

Lifespan:

42-55 days

Fledge:

Identification:

Very big heron. Medium grey above and grayish-white below. Forehead, crown-centre and head-sides white, crown sides and nape black, Narrow black nape plume, neck-sides pale grayish-white with black-streaked white central band. Bill straight, dagger shape, grayish yellow. Legs grayish-yellow or grey.

Latin Name : Ardea cinerea 
Iranian Name : حواصیل خاکستری 
Azeri Name : -Boz Vağ 
Russian Name : Серая цапля  
Turkmen Name : -Gök hokgar (Серая цапля)  
Kazakh Name : Көкқұтан / Серая цапля 
 
 
 

                                      
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