Ardeola ralloides (Squacco Heron)

Squacco Heron

Dutch: Ralreiger

Order: Ciconiiformes
Family: Ardeidae
Genus: Ardeola
Species: Ardeola ralloides

rampotheca damaged

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 111 mm
Length cranium: 49 mm
Width (cranium): 22 mm
Height (cranium): 18 mm
Alternative names: Rallenreiher (German), Crabier chevelu (French), Garcilla Cangrejera (Spanish)