Herons (Ardeidae)

Rufous-bellied Heron (Ardeola rufiventris) - HBW 1, p. 416

French: Héron à ventre roux German: Rotbauchreiher Spanish: Garcilla Ventrirroja

Taxonomy: Ardea rufiventris Sundevall, 1851, Mooi River, near Potchefstroom, Transvaal.
Frequently placed in genus Butorides. Monotypic.

Distribution: Uganda and Kenya S to Natal (E South Africa) and W to Angola, N Namibia and N Botswana.

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