WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNyctanassa violacea (Linnaeus, 1758)

159121  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159121)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean; North America; Bay of Fundy to north...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean; North America; Bay of Fundy to north and eastern South America [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Nyctanassa violacea (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159121 on 2017-12-14

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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 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 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 editorDimensions Length: 24" (61 cm); Wingspan: 42" (107 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean; North America; Bay of Fundy to north and eastern South America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from Massachusetts, Ohio, and Oklahoma south to Florida, Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies. Winters from the southern United States to the West Indies and Central America. [details]
 

Host of
LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgeelkruinkwak  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryellow-crowned night-heronUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryellow-crowned night heron  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbihoreau violacé  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKrabbenreiher  [details]