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A non-migratory heron found in sub-tropic and tropic wetlands in West Africa, Japan, Australia and South America.

The original letterpress description accompanies this lithograph.


Published in The Birds of Australia. 1840-1848.


Author. John Gould.


Artist. John Gould and Henry Richter.


Lithograph. Original hand colour.


Paper size. 545 mm x 365 mm.


Condition. EXCELLENT.


Acquired from the Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada.

ARDETTA MACRORHYNCHA : Gould. [Butorides striata. Mangrove Heron.]

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