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  1. yellow-crowned night heron, Nyctanassa violacea(noun)

    North American night heron


  1. Yellow-crowned Night Heron

    The Yellow-crowned Night Heron, also called the American Night Heron or squawk, is a fairly small heron. It is found throughout a large part of the Americas, especially in warmer coastal regions; an example occurrence is the Petenes mangroves of the Yucatan. A related heron, the Bermuda Night Heron, was endemic to Bermuda, but became extinct following human colonisation.


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