By JJ Harrison ( (Own work) [GFDL (

Yellow Bittern Ixobrychus sinensis


Category E

Native Range

Asia and Australasia. Mainly northern India and China migrating to winter in southern India, Philippines and Indonesia.

British Occurence

One at Radipole Lake in November 1962 had plumage characteristics and condition that led the BOURC to conclude that the bird was unlikely to have been a natural vagrant.

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