Pacific Reef Heron (Egretta sacra) – 62cm

    Also known as the Eastern Reef Heron , is a kind of heron. They are found in many areas of South East Asia including the Labuan Island off westcoast of North Borneo. The species displays an unusual, non-sexual dimorphism, with some members having entirely white plumage and others (the larger portion) being charcoal-grey. The reason for the colour variation or “morph“, is unknown, though it is most commonly thought to be related to camouflage.

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