WoRMS taxon details

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIxobrychus Billberg, 1828

159118

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159118

accepted
Genus
marine, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small. Plumage: feathers of neck very...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small. Plumage: feathers of neck very long; colour patterns variable but immatures and some females heavily streaked. Other details: bill very pointed with heavy serration before tip; nostrils slit-shaped; neck long. [details]
WoRMS (2006). Ixobrychus Billberg, 1828. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159118 on 2017-11-18

Date
action
by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2006-09-13 06:47:38Z
changed
Martinez, Olga

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basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small. Plumage: feathers of neck very long; colour patterns variable but immatures and some females heavily streaked. Other details: bill very pointed with heavy serration before tip; nostrils slit-shaped; neck long. [details]