cattle egret

an egret, Bubulcus ibis, cosmopolitan in warmer regions, often associating with grazing animals for the insects that hover around them.

1900–05 Unabridged
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cattle egret

small white egret widely distributed in warm regions often found around grazing animals 
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The cattle egret, snowy egret, and great egret are white herons which live here.
Boardwalk overlook with cattle egret rookery in the background.
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