Bourne's heron

Bourne's heron

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Ardea purpurea bournei

Bourne's heron, also known as the Cape Verde heron, Cape Verde purple heron or Santiago heron, or locally in Portuguese as the garça vermelha, is an endangered subspecies of the purple heron that is endemic to the Cape Verde archipelago, in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of West Africa. It is sometimes considered a full species, Ardea bournei.

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References

1. Bourne's heron Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bourne's_heron

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