The little egret (Egretta garzetta) is a species of small heron in the family Ardeidae.
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Dimensions:3800 x 2533 px | 32.2 x 21.4 cm | 12.7 x 8.4 inches | 300dpi
Date taken:31 January 2020
The little egret (Egretta garzetta) is a species of small heron in the family Ardeidae. The genus name comes from the Provençal French Aigrette, "egret", a diminutive of Aigron," heron". The species epithet garzetta is from the Italian name for this bird, garzetta or sgarzetta.