Order
Pelecaniformes
Family
Ardeidae
Genus
Egretta
 
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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Katharine C. Parsons and Terry L. Master
Version: 2.0 — Published January 1, 2000

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Snowy Egret in N. America. - Range Map
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Snowy Egret in N. America.

This species also breeds in the eastern Caribbean and South America. Wandering individuals have generally been recorded during spring, summer, and fall, north to the dashed line. See text for details.

Recommended Citation

Parsons, K. C. and T. L. Master (2000). Snowy Egret (Egretta thula), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.489