Great White Egrets with red legs and black bills

On 25th October 1981, J. Mikuska, A. Dijksen, J. Kuypers and I observed a flock of 110 Great White Egrets Egretta alba on a fishpond near the Kopacki-Rit in Yugoslavia. Among these herons, J M discovered two Great White Egrets with completely red legs and feet, and black bills. The leg colour was strikingly bright and made us think of the leg col

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