WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta caerulea (Linnaeus, 1758)

159114

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159114

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Egretta caerulea (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159114 on 2017-11-18

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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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2011-04-27 09:01:37Z
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basis of record Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T. and V.M. Peterson. 2002. A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p.  [details]   

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source University of Michigan Museum of Zoology. Animal Diversity Web., available online at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/index.html [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet carnivorous feeding on fish, frogs, lizards, snakes, turtles, and crustaceans such as crabs, crayfish and shrimp [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 24" (61 cm); Wingspan: 40" (102 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat often lives near saltwater but also frequentsponds, marshes, swamps, lagoons [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance helps control insect populations [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from Massachusetts west to Tennessee and Texas and south throughout the West Indies, and South America to Uruguay and Peru. Winters from the southern United States southward. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkleine blauwe reiger  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlittle blue heron  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoraigrette bleue  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlaureiher  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormažasis melsvasis garnys  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorczapla śniada  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorма́лая голуба́я ца́пля  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormodra čaplja  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarza azulUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarceta azul  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorküçük mavi balıkçıl  [details]