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What is the scientific name of Heron ?

Chordata
Ardeidae
Neornithes
Neognathae


The herons are long-legged freshwater and coastal birds in the family Ardeidae.

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How many species of Heron has been found ?

45
64
89
68


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What are the characteristics of Heron's legs ?

Long
Long and Weak
Long and Strong
Strong


The legs are long and strong and in almost every species are unfeathered from the lower part of the tibia.

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What is the name of largest size species of Heron ?

Goliath Heron
Eastern Great Egret
Great Bittern
Bare-throated Tiger Heron


The largest species of heron is the Goliath Heron, which stand up to 152 cm (60 in) tall.

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What is the feature of Heron''s neck ?

Retract
Extend
Both
None


The neck is able to retract and extend, and is retracted during flight, unlike most other long-necked birds.

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What is the Heron's feathers color ?

Blue
Black
Brown
All


The feathers of the herons are soft and the plumage is usually blue, black, brown, grey or white, and can often be strikingly complex.

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Heron can''t survice in which environment ?

The coldest extremes of the Arctic
Extremely high mountains
The driest deserts
All


They exist in most habitats except the coldest extremes of the Arctic, extremely high mountains and the driest deserts.

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What is the order name of Heron ?

Proardea
Egretta
Bubulcus
Pelecaniformes


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What is the most common hunting technique of Heron ?

Catch a fish in the air
Go inside the water and catch a fish
Sit motionless on the edge and wait until prey comes within range
None


The most common hunting technique is for the bird to sit motionless on the edge of or standing in shallow water and wait until prey comes within range.

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In which type of environment, the success rate of prey capture by Heron increased 3.6 times ?

Solitary foraging
Morning time
Hot mid day
None


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