Egretta caerulea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesPelecaniformesArdeidaeEgretta

This is a particular view of Egretta caerulea

This is Egretta caerulea (Linnaeus, 1758) as seen by GBIF Backbone Taxonomy checklist.

Overview

Full Name

Egretta caerulea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common names

  • Little Blue Heron eng
  • aigrette bleu fra
  • Aigrette bleue fra
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Original name

Ardea caerulea Linnaeus, 1758

Habitat

Not marine

Distribution range

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
You can explore the higher classification on the right.

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Pelecaniformes
family
Ardeidae
genus
Egretta
species
Egretta caerulea
 
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Bibliography

(1996) database, NODC Taxonomic Code

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

(2003) database, http://www.menv.gouv.qc.ca/biodiversite/centre.htm

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

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

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

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

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

more

Source information

There may be more details available about this name usage in the verbatim version of the record.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 29, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.