WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArdea herodias Linnaeus, 1758

159382

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159382

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Ardea herodias Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159382 on 2017-11-21

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2005-06-01 12:41:20Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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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 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 University of Michigan Museum of Zoology. Animal Diversity Web., available online at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/index.html [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet fish, frogs, salamanders, lizards, snakes, shrimps, crabs, crayfish, dragonflies, grasshoppers, and many aquatic insects [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 46" (117 cm); Wingspan: 72" (183 cm) [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat rivers, lake edges, marshes, saltwater shores, and swamps [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds across Canada from Nova Scotia and Gaspe to southeastern Alaska and south to Florida, Texas, and northern Mexico. Winters along the coastal and inland waters from the northern United States to the West Indies, Central, and northern South America. It is a colonial Breeder. Eggs are laid from mid May to late June. [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEustrongylides ignotus Jägerskiöld, 1909 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat blue heronUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoramerikaanse blauwe reiger  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrand Héron  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKanadareiher  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordidysis pilkasis garnys  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorczapla modra  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorбольшая голубая цапля  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorameriška siva čaplja  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarza azulada  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbüyük mavi balıkçıl  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorВелика синє чапляUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorВелика блакитна чапля  [details]