WoRMS taxon details

Egretta thula (Molina, 1782)

159116  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159116)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Distribution North America  
Distribution North America [details]
WoRMS (2018). Egretta thula (Molina, 1782). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159116 on 2018-12-14
Date
action
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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. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. <em>Fifth Edition.</em> 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. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> 221: 532 p., available online at http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/library/116743.pdf [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 24" (61 cm); Wingspan: 41" (104 cm) [details]

Distribution North America [details]

Reproduction 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]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Amerikaanse kleine zilverreiger  [details]
English snowy egret  [details]
French aigrette neigeuse  [details]
German Schmuckreiher  [details]
Lithuanian snieginis garnys  [details]
Polish czapla śnieżna  [details]
Russian белая американская цапля  [details]
Slovenian snežna čaplja  [details]
Spanish garza chicagarceta níveagarceta de pie doradogarceta blanca  [details]
Turkish ak balıkçıl  [details]
Ukrainian Чепура сніжнаСніжна чапля  [details]