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Night Heron

(Black-crowned) Night Heron

About 112 Cm

Wingspan:

Nycticorax nycticorax

Latin Name:

60-64 Cm

Length:

1-7, usually 3-5

Number of eggs:

550 gram

Weight:

24-26 days

Hatch:

About 20 years

Lifespan:

42-49 days

Fledge:

Identification:

Stocky medium sized heron, black back, light grey wings, short thick black drooping bill, Short neck, dull pinkish-yellow legs (pale red during courtship).

Latin Name : Nycticorax nycticorax 
Iranian Name : حواصیل شب 
Azeri Name : -Qara vağ 
Russian Name : Кваква  
Turkmen Name : -Kawguş (кваква)  
Kazakh Name : Кваква / Кваква 
 
 
 

                                      
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