Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens

Photo: Michiel Oversteegen

Classification

Ardeidae [family]
Egretta [genus] (5)
rufescens [species]

Classification

Ardeidae [family]
Egretta [genus] (5)
rufescens [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Aruba
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Maarten
  • Distribution description East Pacific, Middle America, Greater Antilles and other islands in the Caribbean sea.
    Notes on presence status Regular visitor and breeding bird.

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