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 Black-crowned Night-Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)




Black-crowned Night-Heron | Nycticorax nycticorax photo
Black-Crowned Night-Heron, Audubon Sabal Palm Sanctuary, Brownsville, Texas

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Black-crowned Night-Heron | Nycticorax nycticorax photo
Black-Crowned Night Heron (Juvenile), Paradise Pond, Port Aransas, Texas

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON FACTS

Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Ciconiiformes
Family:Ardeidae
Genus:Nycticorax
Species:nycticorax
Common Name:Black-crowned Night-Heron