1. Welcome to Taxidermy.net, Guest!
    We have put together a brief tutorial to help you with the site, click here to access it.

Identify????

Discussion in 'Bird Taxidermy' started by bmdakk, Aug 19, 2013.

  1. bmdakk

    bmdakk Report to moderator

    what kinda bird is this?

    [​IMG]
     
  2. smalliestalker

    smalliestalker and a river runs through it.

    It looks like a juvenile bittern (perhaps a striped back), to me.
     

  3. bmguidry

    bmguidry New Member

    13
    0
    Night Heron
     
  4. Looks like an American Bittern. Maybe a young one. I see a few each year around the Tennessee river.
     
  5. Nancy C

    Nancy C Well-Known Member

    Juvenile black-crowned night heron.
     
  6. rai_red

    rai_red Active Member

    agree with Nancy
     
  7. dav3006

    dav3006 Active Member

    1,437
    0
    yup just went thru the same thing with one and i went nuts finding out what it was ,,, nancys right
     
  8. bmdakk

    bmdakk Report to moderator

    Thought it was a bittern, Thanks. Black crowned it is!
     
  9. Thousands of them behind my house in South Louisiana if caught killing one $ 2500.00 fine per bird I try not to even look at them they might make me pay something lol!!
     
  10. byrdman

    byrdman Well-Known Member

    6,333
    405
    slough pumper...shipoke.......sh*t bird