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Butorides virescens,
green heron

Family Ardeidae
green heron

Green Heron, Mason County, MI, July 2016
The green heron is about 17 inches long with a chestnut bib and blue-green iridescent back. Legs are yellow, sometimes male's are bright orange in breeding season.


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