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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorButorides striata (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 212661

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCiconiiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArdeidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorButorides (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorButorides striata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorButorides Blyth, 1852
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArdea striatus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormangrovereiger  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstriated heronUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreen-backed heronUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreen heron  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhéron strié  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormangrovereiher  [details]
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taxa (1)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorButorides striata brevipes (Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1833)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (19 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (77 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (20 nucleotides; 10 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 40-41 cm. Plumage: general colour blackish green; grey below; throat white; buff to chestnut line down foreneck; erectile feathers on crown. Immature dark brown spotted white above, buff and dark brown streaking below. Bare parts: iris yellow, deep orange when breeding; lores green to blue, yellow when breeding; bill black above, yellow green below with black tip, entirely black when breeding; feet and legs grey brown in front, yellow behind, yellow to reddish orange when breeding. Habitat: mangrove swamps and creeks, inland waters. <388><393><391> [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212661
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-11-24 14:09:54Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2011-04-07 09:46:00Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Butorides striata (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212661 on 2014-12-25
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