Definition of Ardea herodius
1. Noun. Large American heron having bluish-grey plumage.
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Literary usage of Ardea herodius
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1. Report of the State Board of Geological Survey for the Year by Alfred C Lane, Michigan Geological Survey, Charles C Adams, Geological Survey, Michigan (1908)
"Great blue heron, Ardea herodius.—A single individual was often seen at different places during the summer. 6. Green heron, Butorides virescens. ..."