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  1. black-crowned night heron, Nycticorax nycticoraxnoun

    night heron of both Old and New Worlds


  1. black-crowned night heron

    The Black-crowned Night Heron, scientifically known as Nycticorax nycticorax, is a medium-sized wading bird distinguished by its black-feathers crown and back, white underparts, and red eyes. Most active during the night, it feeds on a variety of aquatic animals such as fish, amphibians, and crustaceans. Found across many parts of the world, it nests in colonies often among thick vegetation near bodies of water.


  1. Black-crowned Night Heron

    The Black-crowned Night Heron, commonly abbreviated to just Night Heron in Eurasia, is a medium-sized heron found throughout a large part of the world, except in the coldest regions and Australasia.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of black-crowned night heron in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of black-crowned night heron in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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  • Héron de nuit à couronne noireFrench
  • ಕಪ್ಪು-ಕಿರೀಟ ರಾತ್ರಿ ಹರ್ಸನ್Kannada
  • 黑冠夜鹭Chinese

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