WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgretta intermedia (Wagler, 1829)

212662

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212662

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 61-69 cm. Plumage: white; long plumes...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 61-69 cm. Plumage: white; long plumes on back and breast when breeding. Immature like non-breeding adult. Bare parts: iris yellow, ruby red in breeding bird; lores and eye-ring yellow, green in breeding bird; bill deep yellow, red with orange tip in breeding birds; feet and legs black except tarsi which are red when breeding and yellow when not breeding. Habitat: edges of estuaries, lagoons and inland waters. <388><393><391> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Egretta intermedia (Wagler, 1829). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212662 on 2017-11-19

Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-09-25 09:27:15Z
changed
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License



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

additional source 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 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 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] 

context source (HKRMS) HKBWS. (2013). Hong Kong Bird Report 2011. The Hong Kong Bird Watching Society.  [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 61-69 cm. Plumage: white; long plumes on back and breast when breeding. Immature like non-breeding adult. Bare parts: iris yellow, ruby red in breeding bird; lores and eye-ring yellow, green in breeding bird; bill deep yellow, red with orange tip in breeding birds; feet and legs black except tarsi which are red when breeding and yellow when not breeding. Habitat: edges of estuaries, lagoons and inland waters. <388><393><391> [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormiddelste zilverreiger  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryellow-billed egretUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorintermediate egret  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhéron intermédiaire  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMittelreiher  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarzetta intermedia  [details]