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Yellow Bittern

Yellow Bittern

Scientific name:
Ixobrychus sinensis
Habitat:
Common in freshwater wetlands
Birdwatch note:
Often seen flying low, identifiable by the black flight feathers.
WBCP Note: Seen throughout the year along Paranaque coastal areas and also at University of the Philippines campus in QC.
Photo credit:
Romy Ocon, www.pbase.com/liquidstone
Location:
Macabebe Wetlands, Pampanga