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noun

  1. a kind of bittern

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noun

  1. A medium-sized bittern most commonly found in North America, scientific name Botaurus lentiginosus, known for its resounding calls.

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Google previewBurridge's Multilingual Dictionary of Birds of the World (2009)

Volume II - English by John T. Burridge

Vermiculated heron American bittern / Marsh hen / Booming bittern Pinnated bittern / South American bittern Australasian bittern / Brown bittern / Australian bittern Eurasian bittern / Great bittern / Common bittern Cinnamon bittern / Chestnut ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Birds (2005)

AMERICAN BITTERN v SCIENTIFIC NAME: Botaurus lentiginosus FAMILY: Ardeidae LENGTH: 71cm (28in) HABITAT! Marshland and vegetated shores l DISTRIBUTION: Throughout most of North America, south to Mexico. Ra re 1 vagrant to ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1

American Bittern, Wilson. Freckled Bittern, Montagu. A. Undulata, Gmel. Zigzag Bittern, Lath. A. Tigrina, Gmel. Tiger Bittern, Lath. A. Lineata, Gmel. Lineated Bittern, Lath. A. Brasiliensis, Lin. Brasilian Bittern, Lath. A. Flava, Gmel. Yellow Bittern ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

American Bittern, Wilson. Freckled Bittern, Montagu. A. Undulata, Gmel. Zigzag Bittern, Lath. A. Tigrina, Gmel. Tiger Bittern, Lath. A. Lineata, Gmel. Lineated Bittern, Lath. A. Brasiliensis, Lin. Brazilian Bittern, Lath. A. Flava, Gmel. Yellow Bittern ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of World Wildlife (2006)

see elephant African lion, see lion, African albatross 156 alligator, American 263 alpaca 97 Alpine ibex, see ibex, Alpine American alligator, see alligator, American American bittern, see bittern, American American white pelican, see pelican, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Science (2009)

by C. Reid Nichols, Robert G. Williams

ring-billed gull Larus delawarensis shorebird western gull Larus occidentalis shorebird American bittern Botaurus lentiginosus wading bird black-crowned night heron Nycticorax nycticorax wading bird glossy ibis Plegadis falcinellus wading ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Inland Waters (2009)

crane Whooping crane Cuckoos Mangrove cuckoo Grebes Least grebe Piedbilled grebe Horned grebe Rednecked grebe Eared grebe Western grebe Herons and related species American bittern Least bittern Great blue heron Florida great ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

American Bittern, Wilson. Freckled Bittern, Montagu. A. Undulata, Gmel. Zigzag Bittern, Lath. A. Tigrina, Gmel. Tiger Bittern, Lath. A. Lineata, Gmel. Lineated Bittern, Lath. A. Brasiliensis, Lin.: Brasilian Bittern, Lath. A. Flava, Gmel. Yellow Bittern ...

Google previewEncyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)

by Edward Smedley

American Bittern, Wilson. Freckled Bittern, Montagu. . A. Undulata, Gmel. Zigzag Bittern, Lath. A. Tigrina, Gmel. Tiger Bittern, Lath. A. Lineata, Gmel. Lineated Bittern, Lath. A. Brasiliensis, Lin. Brasilian Bittern, Lath. A. Flava, Gmel. Yellow Bittern ...

Google previewBeeton's Dictionary of universal information; comprising a complete summary of the moral, mathematical, physical and natural sciences [&c., ed. by S.O. Beeton and J. Sherer. Wanting pt. 13]. (1870)

by Samuel Orchart Beeton

American bittern is somewhat smaller than the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Idaho (2001)

by Nancy Capace

The American bittern ( marsh hen) is another lone nomad that, though often heard, is infrequently seen.

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