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Agami Heron Agamia agami

Sections

Behavior

Behavior

The search resources in vegetation borders or hanging plants. Fishes are captured in ponds or moving water in rivers.

Social and interspecific behavior

Usually this is a solitary species. It is a secretive species that usually hides in shadowed sites with dense vegetation. When alarmed they fly abruptly or try to climb secretively on a tree. It is unusual to see this bird in open sites.

Recommended Citation

Agami Heron (Agamia agami), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/agaher1