WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArdea alba Linnaeus, 1758

159381  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159381)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [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). Ardea alba Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159381 on 2017-12-14

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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

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. 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta alba (Linnaeus, 1758)) Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta alba (Linnaeus, 1758)) Zimmerman, D.A., D.A. Turner & D.J. Pearson (1996). Birds of Kenya and Northern Tanzania, Russel Friedman Books, Halfway House, South Africa. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta alba (Linnaeus, 1758)) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta alba (Linnaeus, 1758)) 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] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCasmerodius albus (Linnaeus, 1758)) Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 39" (99 cm); Wingspan: 51" (130 cm) [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from New Jersey, southern Ontario, and southern Saskatchewan southward. [details]
Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContracaecum spasskii Mozgovoi, 1950 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEustrongylides ignotus Jägerskiöld, 1909 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgatëza e bardhë e madhe [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgata e bardhë e madhe [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçapkëbardha e madhe [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçajma e bardhë e madhe [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçafka e bardhë e madhe [from synonym]  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorГоляма бяла чапла [from synonym]  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsølvhejre  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrote zilverreiger  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat white egret [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat egret [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat egret [from synonym]Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorgreat egret  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrande aigrette  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSilberreiher  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorダイサギ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordidysis baltasis garnys [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΑργυροτσικνιάς [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoregretthegre  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoregretthegre  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorczapla biała  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvelika bela čaplja [from synonym]  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarceta grande [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorägretthäger [from synonym]  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbüyük ak balıkçıl [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbuyuk ak balikcil [from synonym]  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧепура велика [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorВелика біла чапля [from synonym]  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrëyr mawr gwyn  [details]
Egretta alba & Egretta garzetta
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Egretta alba & ...
[image from synonym]

Egretta alba
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Egretta alba
[image from synonym]

Egretta alba
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Egretta alba
[image from synonym]