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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta thula (Molina, 1782) 
AphiaID: 159116

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta Brisson, 1760
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArdea thula Molina, 1782 (synonym)
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikaanse kleine zilverreiger  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnowy egret  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoraigrette neigeuse  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchmuckreiher  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnieginis garnys  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorczapla śnieżna  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorбелая американская цапля  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnežna čaplja  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarza chicaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarceta níveaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarceta de pie doradoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarceta blanca  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorak balıkçıl  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧепура сніжнаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСніжна чапля  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (81 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (12 nucleotides; 10 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 24" (61 cm); Wingspan: 41" (104 cm) [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction has been found Breeding from Maine, the Gulf States, Idaho, and northern California south to Argentina and Chile. Winters from South Carolina, the Gulf States, and California south. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Egretta thula - great egret
Egretta thula - great ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159116
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Egretta thula (Molina, 1782). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159116 on 2014-07-13
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