Utah Bird Profile
 Cattle Egret - Bubulcus ibis

Name Roots: (L. bubulus, "concerning cattle"; -cus, suffix meaning "belonging to" - ibis, [from Egyptian name])

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Article by Tom Williams

by John Crawley

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characteristic behaviors:
Nests in a deciduous tree or in a shrub at a height of 3-30 (0.5-65) feet, in a platform nest. This species is not a cowbird host. This species is an insectivore: ground gleane>.
Habitat: Breeds in Utah in wetlands and agriculture habitats.
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