Ardea alba (Western great egret) is a species of birds in the family Ardeidae. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is found in the Indo-Malayan Realm, the Palearctic, the Afrotropics, Australasia, the Nearctic, and the Neotropics. Individuals are known to live for 22.8 years.
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