Intermediate Egret

Mesophoyx/ Ardea/ Egretta intermedia



Habitat: Shallow freshwater or coasts

Distribution: East Africa, Indian subcontinent to southeast Asia and Australia

Diet: Fish, frogs, crustaceans and insects

Distinguishing features: White body, brownish-black lower legs and feet, yellow eyes , bigger than Little Egret and Cattle Egret


Pic: Sanjay M

Nov 2011

Spotted but no photo capture

Information on Intermediate (Median) Egret