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Chinese egret

(Egretta eulophotes)

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Description

It is a heron of medium size,about 68 cm long.It has a uniformly white plumage and a yellow beak.The head is adorned with a white crest.The legs are blackish and the feet are yellowish-green.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Aves
Order:Pelecaniformes
Family:Ardeidae
Genus:Egretta
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