Great Blue Heron

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Calls[edit]

The Great Blue Heron occasionally lets out a harsh "frahnk frahnk frahnk" during takeoff when away from nest.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Krista Kagume (2005). Compact Guide to Ontario Birds. Lone Pine Publishing. ISBN 1551054671.

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Genus Ardea vte
A. herodias Great Blue Heron
A. cinerea Grey Heron
A. cocoi Cocoi Heron
A. pacifica White-necked Heron
A. melanocephala Black-headed Heron
A. humbloti Humblot's Heron
A. insignis White-bellied Heron
A. sumatrana Great-billed Heron
A. goliath Goliath Heron
A. purpurea Purple Heron
A. megacristata Giant-crested Heron[made-up sp.]
A. sexdactyla Plumed Grey Heron[made-up sp.]
A. cyanoptera Blue-crested Heron[made-up sp.]
A. strigops Owl-faced Heron[made-up sp.]
A. aquila Eagle-Heron[made-up sp.]
A. cyana Dark Blue Heron[made-up sp.]