Egretta rufescens (Gmelin, 1789)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesPelecaniformesArdeidaeEgretta

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Overview

Full Name

Egretta rufescens (Gmelin, 1789)

Common names

  • Reddish Egret eng
  • Aigrette roussâtre fra
  • Aigrette roussâtre fra
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Basionym

Ardea rufescens Gmelin, 1789

Habitat

Marine

Threat status

Least concern; Near threatened

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Pelecaniformes
family
Ardeidae
genus
Egretta
species
Egretta rufescens
 
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Type Specimen

  • HOLOTYPE 15112 of Egretta rufescens subsp. dickeyi (Van Rossem, 1926)

Bibliography

(1996) NODC Taxonomic Code

(2001) database, Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad

(2005) website, AOU Check-List (07-2005)

(2011) AOU Check-List (08-2011)

(2011) IOC World Bird List, Master List v2.9

(2011) Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.01.25

Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes (2003) Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada

Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner (1987) Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada: Resource Publication, no. 166

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Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.