Translation for 'heron' from English to Russian
NOUN   a heron | herons / [also] heron
SYNO Hero | Heron | Hero of Alexandria
цапля {ж}
Taxa/Species (Animals, Plants, Fungi)
агами {ж} [нескл.] [Agamia agami]
Agami heron
черношейная цапля {ж} [Ardea melanocephala]
black-headed heron
агами {ж} [нескл.] [Agamia agami]
chestnut-bellied heron
белокрылая цапля {ж} [Ardeola bacchus]
Chinese pond heron
американская зелёная кваква {ж} [Butorides virescens]
green heron
серая цапля {ж} [Ardea cinerea]
grey heron [Br.]
рыжая цапля {ж} [Ardea purpurea]
purple heron
мраморная тигровая цапля {ж} [Tigrisoma lineatum]
rufescent tiger-heron
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Usage Examples English
  • The Bermuda night heron ("Nyctanassa carcinocatactes") is an extinct heron species from Bermuda.
  • An equally dangerous threat to their survival is competition with the squacco heron, which is spreading vigorously and seems to be more adaptable to man-made structures and icons that encroach on their habitat.
  • The Bonin nankeen night heron ("Nycticorax caledonicus crassirostris") is an extinct subspecies of the nankeen night heron.
  • The main bird species of the lake are Eurasian wigeon, grey heron, white heron, pochard, teal, and black-tailed godwit.
  • 517 species of birds have been recorded, including two species of heron that are uncommon in other parts of the Amazon region, tricolored heron ("Egretta tricolor") and yellow-crowned night heron ("Nyctanassa violacea").

  • "Strongyloides ardeae" is a parasitic roundworm infecting the small intestine of yellow-crowned night heron, "Nyctanassa violacea", and eastern green heron, "Butorides virescens".
  • The Squacco Heron uses freshwater localities throughout Europe and the Middle East as breeding grounds to later migrate south to the Sub-Saharan African region.
  • Traces of totemism still survive in their reverence for the red-backed heron. The heron is looked upon as the emblem of the community.
  • Bebedero river's fauna consists of the boat billed night heron, American crocodile, green iguana, little blue heron juvenile, little blue heron and howler monkeys.
  • Over 250 bird species have been recorded here including some interesting species such as Osprey, Eurasian Reed-Warbler, Purple Heron, Black heron and Hammerkop.

  • The breeding population of migratory waterbirds arrive here between October and February and include: spot-billed pelican, Asian openbill stork, grey heron, purple heron, pond heron, little egret and great egret.
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