Ardeidae Leach, 1820

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesPelecaniformes

  • 4,872,984

    Occurrences
  • 86

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Ardeidae Leach, 1820

Common names

  • Bitterns eng
  • Egret eng
  • Egrets eng
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted family

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

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All 4,726,038 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Pelecaniformes
family
Ardeidae
genus
44
species
86
 
complete classification

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Appears in

Occurrence datasets

Bibliography

Carolyn M. King, Clive D. Roberts, Ben D. Bell, R. Ewan Fordyce, Robert S. Nicol, Trevor H. Worthy, Chris D. Paulin, Rod A. Hitchmough, Ian W. Keyes, Alan N. Baker, Andrew L. Stewart, Norton Hiller, Robert M. McDowall, Richard N. Holdaway, Robin P. McPhee, Werner W. Schwarzhans, Alan J. D. Tennyson, Seabourne Rust, Ian Macadie, Compiled by Trevor H. Worthy, Richard N. Holdaway, and Alan J. D. Tennyson 24: Phylum CHORDATA: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, Species that are recorded only as rare visitors or vagrants to New Zealand. In: New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 1. 24: Phylum CHORDATA: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, Species that are recorded only as rare visitors or vagrants to New Zealand

Compiled by Worthy, T. H. ; Holdaway, R. N. ; Tennyson, A. J. D. , King, C. M. ; Roberts, C. D. ; Bell, B. D. ; Fordyce, R. E. ; Nicol, 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, R. ; Macadie, I. 24: Phylum CHORDATA: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, Living and recently extinct birds. In: New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 1.

Compiled by Worthy, T. H. ; Holdaway, R. N. ; Tennyson, A. J. D. , King, C. M. ; Roberts, C. D. ; Bell, B. D. ; Fordyce, R. E. ; Nicol, 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, R. ; Macadie, I. 24: Phylum CHORDATA: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, Species that are recorded only as rare visitors or vagrants to New Zealand. In: New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 1.

NZIB February 2012

NZIB June 2012

NZOR Hosted June 2012

Parker, S. P. (Ed. ) (1982). Synopsis and classification of living organisms. McGraw Hill Book Company: New York, NY (USA). ISBN 0-07-079031-0. 1166, 1232 pp.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.