Tricolored HeronEgretta tricolor
- ORDER: Pelecaniformes
- FAMILY: Ardeidae
A medium-sized, slender heron of the southeastern United States, the Tricolored Heron was formerly known as the Louisiana Heron.More ID Info
- Garceta Tricolor (Spanish)
- Aigrette tricolore (French)
- Cool Facts
- The oldest recorded Tricolored Heron was at least 17 years, 8 months old when it was shot in the Bahamas in 1976. It had been banded in Virginia in 1958.