WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta garzetta (Linnaeus, 1766)

159115  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159115)

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 55-65 cm Plumage: white. Dark morph...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 55-65 cm Plumage: white. Dark morph varies from bluish grey to black. Long plumes on head neck and back when breeding. Immature like non-breeding adult. Bare parts: iris yellow, orange in breeding birds; lores greyish green, orange to purplish in breeding birds; bill black with pale horn on basal half of mandible; feet and legs: legs black, orange to red in breeding birds; feet yellow. Habitat: shores of marine and inland waters. <388><393><391> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Oceania   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Oceania  [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Egretta garzetta. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159115 on 2017-12-15

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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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basis of record Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source 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 Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [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 Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Blackmore, G. (1998). The importance of feeding ecology in investigating accumulated heavy metal body burdens in Thais clavigera (Kuster) (mollusca: neogastropoda: muricidae) in Hong Kong. PhD thesis. The University of Hong Kong.  [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 55-65 cm Plumage: white. Dark morph varies from bluish grey to black. Long plumes on head neck and back when breeding. Immature like non-breeding adult. Bare parts: iris yellow, orange in breeding birds; lores greyish green, orange to purplish in breeding birds; bill black with pale horn on basal half of mandible; feet and legs: legs black, orange to red in breeding birds; feet yellow. Habitat: shores of marine and inland waters. <388><393><391> [details]

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

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEustrongylides excisus Jägerskiöld, 1909 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgelca e bardhë e vogëlUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgatëza e bardhë e vogëlUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgata e bardhë e vogëlUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçapkëbardha e vogëlUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçapka e bardhë e vogëlUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçajma e bardhë e vogëlUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçafka e bardhë e vogël  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМалка бяла чапла  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilkehejre  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkleine zilverreiger  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlittle egret  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoraigrette garzette  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeidenreiher  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorלבנית קטנה  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarzetta  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorコサギ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormažasis baltasis garnys  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚοινός Λευκοτσικνιάς  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilkehegre  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilkehegre  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilkehegre  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorczapla nadobna  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoregreta mică  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorмалая белая цапля  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormala bela čaplja  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarceta común  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilkeshäger  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorküçük ak balıkçılUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkucuk ak balikcil  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧепура малаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМала біла чапля  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrëyr bach  [details]