Purple Heron - Ardea purpurea

Héron pourpré

Purple Heronadult

  • adult
  • Garza Imperial
  • Garça-vermelha
  • Purpurreiher
  • Ardea purpurea
  • Pelecaniformes

The species

Classification

Order  : Pélécaniformes
Family : Ardeidae
Species : Purple Heron

Geographic range by countries


specie's pictures

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The picture

O.Net ref. : dico54818
Author :
Plumage : adult

Shooting

date : 2008 Jul
Country : Portugal (po)
Region : Distrito de Setúbal
Place : Lagoa de Santo André Lagoa de Santo André
Lat. : 38° 6' 0'' North
Lng. : 8° 48' 0'' West

Exif Data [+] [-]



Model : Canon EOS 40D

Exposure : 1/640 s

aperture : 6.3


Focal length : 400 mm


Iso : 100


Flash : no