1st government safari park of bangladesh Black Crowned Night Heron – Bangabandu Dulahazra Safari Park

Black Crowned Night Heron

    Scientific name : Nycticcorax nycticorax
    Type: Aves
    Diet: Fish ,amphibians and aquatic invertebrates
    Size: Length:58cm
    Wing:28 cm
    Weight: 275 g
    Habit: Nocturnal ,Found in flocks
    Habitat: Swamp, streams , rivers ,marshes ,mudflats , edges of lakes

                    and mangroves.
    Breeding Season: April May
    Egg: 3 – 4
    Conservation Status: Not Threatened