WoRMS taxon details

Ardea purpurea Linnaeus, 1766

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

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Linnaeus C. (1767). <i>Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis.</i> Ed. 12. 1., <i>Regnum Animale. 1 & 2</i>. Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. <em>Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii.</em> pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Description Length: 79-89 cm. Plumage: brownish grey above, rufous and black below; crown black; neck rufous with black stripes on...  
Description 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]
WoRMS (2018). Ardea purpurea Linnaeus, 1766. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212669 on 2018-12-11
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. (1767). <i>Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis.</i> Ed. 12. 1., <i>Regnum Animale. 1 & 2</i>. Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. <em>Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii.</em> pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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”. <em>Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke.</em> 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[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. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description 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 çapka e rrushitçafka e kuqerreme  [details]
Bulgarian Ръждива чапла  [details]
Danish Purpurhejre  [details]
Dutch purperreiger  [details]
English purple heron  [details]
German Purpurreiher  [details]
Hebrew אנפה ארגמנית  [details]
Italian airone rosso  [details]
Japanese ムラサキサギ  [details]
Lithuanian purpurinis garnys  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Πορφυροτσικνιάς  [details]
Norwegian purpurhegre  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål purpurhegre  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk purpurhegre  [details]
Polish czapla purpurowa  [details]
Romanian stârc roşu  [details]
Russian рыжая цапля  [details]
Slovenian rjava čaplja  [details]
Spanish garza imperial  [details]
Swedish purpurhäger  [details]
Turkish erguvani balıkçılerguvani balikcil  [details]
Ukrainian Чапля руда  [details]
Welsh crëyr porffor  [details]