HERON, LITTLE BLUE
Summary information for HERON, LITTLE BLUE
Common Name HERON, LITTLE BLUE
Scientific Name EGRETTA CAERULEA CAERULEA
Status NONGAME, STATE RANK S3, GLOBAL RANK G5
Primary Habitat Association "Wetland matrix"
Preferred Habitat "Inhabit marshes and swampy, brushy edges of ponds, lakes and streams with shallow water."
Distribution "Summer resident, more common in eastern part of state *01*."
Known to
occur in
these
counties:
ANDREW, BARRY, BARTON, BOLLINGER, BOONE, BUCHANAN, CALLAWAY, CAPE GIRARDEAU, CHARITON, CHRISTIAN, CLINTON, DUNKLIN, GREENE, HENRY, HOLT, JACKSON, LACLEDE, LAFAYETTE, LINCOLN, LINN, LIVINGSTON, MACON, MCDONALD, MISSISSIPPI, MONTGOMERY, NEW MADRID, PEMISCOT, PERRY, PETTIS, PIKE, POLK, RANDOLPH, REYNOLDS, SCOTT, ST. CHARLES, ST. CLAIR, ST. FRANCOIS, ST. LOUIS, STODDARD, VERNON, WAYNE

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