Definition of Egretta garzetta
1. Noun. Old World egret.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Egretta Garzetta
Literary usage of Egretta garzetta
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Birds of Great Britain and Ireland: Parts 1-4 by William Jardine (1866)
"egretta garzetta. PLATE IV. Ardea garzetta, Linn Heron garzette, Temm.—The Little Egret or Egret Heron, Selby and Yarrell. THE close alliance of the Egrets, ..."
2. The Philippine Journal of Science by Philippines Bureau of Science (1907)
"Steere appears to be only person to have recorded this species for Bohol. egretta garzetta (Linn.). ..."
3. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1861)
"... heron,” Hernshaw may signify the heron of the thicket (Ardea cinerea) in opposition to the heron of the marsh (Ardeola minuta, or egretta garzetta. ..."