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A: Aythya collaris, B: Podiceps nigricollis, C: Botaurus lentiginosus, D: Clidonias niger, E: Ridgwayia pinicola (Fotos A-D: A.
Twelve nocturnal BBA surveys (22 field-h) were conducted in 2005-2007 for the American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus), Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis), Virginia Rail (Rallus limicola), Sora (Porzana carolina), American Woodcock (Scolopax minor), Eastern Screech-Owl (Megascops asio), Barred Owl (Strix varia), Common Nighthawk (Chordeiles minor), and Whip-poor-will (Caprimulgus vociferous).
occidentalis Linnaeus, brown I R pelican Family Phalacrocoracidae (cormorants) Phalacrocorax auritus (Lesson), I O double-crested cormorant Family Fregatidae (frigatebirds) Fregata magnificens Mathews, I R magnificent frigatebird Order Ciconiiformes (herons, ibises, storks, and allies) Family Ardeidae (bitterns and herons) Ardea alba (Linnaeus), great I O egret Ardea herodias Linnaeus, great I C blue heron Botaurus lentiginosus (Rackett), I R American bittern Bubulcus ibis (Linnaeus), cattle I R egret Butorides virescens (Linnaeus), I C Butorides virescens (Linnaeus), green heron Egretta caerulea (Linnaeus), little blue heron I R E.
Several of the highest ranked species on our list were previously listed as endangered--golden-winged warbler (Vermivora chrysoptera), black tern (Chlidonias niger), common tern (Sterna hirundo), sedge wren (Cistothorus platensis), Bewick's wren (Thryomanes bewickii), king rail (Rallus elegans), American bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus), loggerhead shrike (Lanius ludovicianus), and sandhill crane (Grus canadensis); threatened--upland sandpiper (Bartramia longicauda); or of special interest--cerulean warbler (Dendroica cerulea) and Henslow's sparrow (Ammodramus henslowii) at the state level by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife (1995), giving credence to our ranking system.
They include the Eurasian bittern (Botaurus stellaris), the white stork (Ciconia ciconia), the golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos), the glossy ibis (Plegadis falcinellus), and the European stone curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus).
Bitterns (Botaurus stellaris) and Water Rails (Rallus aquaticus) showed a preference for artificial nests located inside the reeds.
The length of the control region sequences ranged from 1427 bp (Ixobrychus flavicollis) to 3871 bp (Botaurus stellaris).
Mae o hefyd yn rhoi lloches i aderyn y bwn (Botaurus stellaris; Bittern) ond mae rhai blynyddoedd bellach ers iddo nythu yn y fan hon.
Bird species with aquatic habits are very common and abundant, including egrets such as species of the genera Casmerodius, Egretta, Ardea, Tigrisoma, Botaurus, in addition to the wood-stork Mycteria americana Linnaeus, 1758, the maguari-stork Ciconia maguari Gmelin, 1789 and the jabiru Jabiru mycteria Lichtenstein, 1819.
American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus).--Butler (1898) noted that this species was a summer resident at suitable localities, especially in northern Indiana.
belted kingfisher (Ceryle alcyon) L., green heron (Butorides virescens virescens) L., great blue heron (Ardea herodias herodias) L., American bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus).