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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta Brisson, 1760 
AphiaID: 159113

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCiconiiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArdeidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArdeidae
Sources  basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta ardesiaca (Wagler, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta caerulea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta eulophotes (Swinhoe, 1860)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta garzetta (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta gularis (Bosc, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta intermedia (Wagler, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta novaehollandiae (Latham, 1790)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta rufescens (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta sacra (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta thula (Molina, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta tricolor (Müller, 1776)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta alba (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArdea alba Linnaeus, 1758
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small to medium. Plumage: white or with white phase; long lanceolate plumes variously on crown, nape, back and/or breast with or without aigrettes. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159113
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Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2006-09-11 06:44:08Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Egretta Brisson, 1760. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159113 on 2014-04-18
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