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Chinese little bittern, Ixobrychus sinensis, AV8392

Physical Description

Study skin of a small cream coloured wader. Body is in a straight line with the extended neck and legs, and the head is tilted so the beak is pointing straight up. Feet are tied together with string at the ankle.

Field Collection


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 50 x 65 x 365mm



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