Nankeen night heron


variants or less commonly Nankeen bird
: an Australian night heron (Nycticorax caledonicus) that has a black crown, reddish-brown back, and whitish breast and underparts

called also rufous night heron

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“Nankeen night heron.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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