WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArdea purpurea Linnaeus, 1766

212669  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212669)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Linnaeus, C. (1766). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. 1 (1): 1-532. [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 79-89 cm. Plumage: brownish grey...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 79-89 cm. Plumage: brownish grey above, rufous and black below; crown black; neck rufous with black stripes on sides; underwing with leading edge rufous, grey coverts and slaty black flight feathers. Immature paler and browner than adult, crown rufous, stripes on neck obscure or absent. Bare parts: iris yellow; lores greenish yellow; bill buffy yellow with brown on culmen and tip; feet and legs brown with yellow on back of tarsus and soles of feet. Habitat: estuaries and inland waters with dense vegetation. <388><393><391> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Ardea purpurea Linnaeus, 1766. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212669 on 2017-12-16

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

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1766). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. 1 (1): 1-532. [details]   

basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [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 (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 79-89 cm. Plumage: brownish grey above, rufous and black below; crown black; neck rufous with black stripes on sides; underwing with leading edge rufous, grey coverts and slaty black flight feathers. Immature paler and browner than adult, crown rufous, stripes on neck obscure or absent. Bare parts: iris yellow; lores greenish yellow; bill buffy yellow with brown on culmen and tip; feet and legs brown with yellow on back of tarsus and soles of feet. Habitat: estuaries and inland waters with dense vegetation. <388><393><391> [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçapka e rrushitUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçafka e kuqerreme  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorРъждива чапла  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPurpurhejre  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurperreiger  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurple heron  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPurpurreiher  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorאנפה ארגמנית  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorairone rosso  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorムラサキサギ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurpurinis garnys  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΠορφυροτσικνιάς  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurpurhegre  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurpurhegre  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurpurhegre  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorczapla purpurowa  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstârc roşu  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorрыжая цапля  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrjava čaplja  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarza imperial  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurpurhäger  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorerguvani balıkçılUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorerguvani balikcil  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧапля руда  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrëyr porffor  [details]