The range of Ardea goliath stretches throughout Africa, from Southern Egypt into South Africa. There are also populations reported in various patches of habitat in the Middle East and the Indian subcontinent.
Biogeographic Regions: oriental (Native ); ethiopian (Native )Rights Holder
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: Shirley, E. 2011. "Ardea goliath" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 27, 2013 at Citation Link