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Bubulcus coromandus(Boddaert, 1783)

Eastern cattle egret

Image acquired with permission from the Natural History Museum at Tring, United Kingdom. Specimen collected by A. R. Wallace. Specimen locality: Batchian
Label transcription: [Collected by A.R. Wallace. 1858 Ardea coromanda Bodd. russala. Temm. ♀. Batchian Juv. 66. / Herodias coromandica. Aust. coromanda. Bodd. russala] [MUS. BRIT. ♀ 1858 Batchian A.R. Wallace[c]]

Species known to occur in Singapore.
Imaged Wallace Specimen from Batchian.

Taxon Information

Vertebrata: Aves: Ciconiiformes: Ardeidae (Herons & Bitterns)
Taxon Name (original as given on label):
Herodias coromandica ; Ardea coromanda
A.R. Wallace
Locality of Specimen:
Specimen Repository:
Natural History Museum Tring