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Unknown Bird?

Observed: 16th August 2009 By: nmk23nmk23’s reputation in Birds
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Large dark brown/black bird with thin white stripes,bright blue eyes and long beak. This bird was on the edge of some water in the reeds.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Two other species of tiger

Two other species of tiger heron are found in Central America (T fasciatum and T lineatum) but combination of black crown, grey face and bare greenish yellow skin in gular region is diagnostic for Tigrisoma mexicanum.

Jonathan Wallace