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New Zealand Bittern

Ixobrychus novaezelandiae (Purdie, 1871)

The New Zealand Little Bittern (Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) is an extinct and enigmatic species of heron in the Ardeidae family. It was endemic to New Zealand and was last recorded alive in the 1890s. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Ardeidae
Genus:
  Ixobrychus

Scientific:
  Ixobrychus novaezelandiae

Citation:
  (Purdie, 1871)

Reference:
  Trans.N.Z.Inst. 3 p.99

Protonym:
  Ardeola Novae Zelandiae

Avibase ID:
  051759B5DD3761F1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/051759B5

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 824075


EXTINCT

Geographic range:

  • Ixobrychus novaezelandiae: Formerly South I. (New Zealand). Probably extinct
English:
New Zealand Bittern
Czech:
bukáček novozélandský
German:
Schwarzrückendommel
Danish:
Newzealandsk Dværghejre
Spanish:
Avetorillo maorí
Finnish:
uudenseelanninpikkuhaikara
French:
Blongios à dos noir
Icelandic:
Rindilþvari
Italian:
Tarabusino dorsonero
Japanese:
o-sutorariayoshigoi
Japanese:
オーストラリアヨシゴイ
Dutch:
Nieuw-Zeelandse Woudaap
Norwegian:
Australdvergrørdrum
Polish:
bączek nowozelandzki
Portuguese:
Garça-pequena
Russian:
Новозеландский волчок
Slovak:
buciacik čiernochrbtý
Swedish:
nyzeeländsk dvärgrördrom
Ukrainian:
Бугайчик
Chinese:
分布于新西兰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
New Zealand Little Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
New Zealand Little Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
New Zealand Little Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
New Zealand Little Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
New Zealand Little Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
New Zealand Little Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ixobrychus novaezelandiae novaezelandiae [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ixobrychus novaezelandiae novaezelandiae [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ixobrychus novaezelandiae novaezelandiae [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ixobrychus novaezelandiae novaezelandiae [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ixobrychus novaezelandiae novaezelandiae [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ixobrychus novaezelandiae novaezelandiae [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ixobrychus novaezelandiae novaezelandiae [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Ixobrychus minutus novaezelandiae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Ixobrychus minutus novaezelandiae [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
New Zealand Little Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
New Zealand Little Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
New Zealand Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Ixobrychus minutus novaezelandiae [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Black-backed Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Black-backed Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Black-backed Bittern ( Ixobrychus novaezelandiae) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ixobrychus novaezelandiae [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ixobrychus novaezelandiae [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Ixobrychus [minutus or novaezelandiae] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Kleinrietreier
Arabic: الواق الصغير
Azerbaijani: Kiçik danquşu
Belarusian: Чапля-лазянік
Bulgarian: Малък воден бик
Breton: Ar bongorz bihan
Catalan: Martinet menut de Nova Zelanda
Catalan (Balears): Suís
Valencian: Gomet
Czech: bukáček novozélandský
Welsh: Aderyn-bwn lleiaf
Danish: Newzealandsk Dværghejre
German: Schwarzrückendommel, Zwergdommel
Greek: Μικροτσικνιάς
English: Black-backed Bittern, Black-backed Bittern (New Zealand), New Zealand Bittern, New Zealand Black-backed Bittern, New Zealand Little Bittern
English (IOC): New Zealand Bittern
Esperanto: Malgranda botaûro
Spanish: Avetorillo Australiano, Avetorillo maorí
Spanish (Spain): Avetorillo Maorí
Spanish (HBW): New Zealand Bittern
Estonian: kaoriki-väikehüüp
Basque: Amiltxori txikia
Finnish: uudenseelanninpikkuhaikara
Faroese: Vætturhegri
French: Blongios à dos noir, Blongios à dos noir (nominal), Blongios à dos noir (nominale), Blongios à dos noir (race nominale)
Irish: Bonnán Beag
Gaelic: Corra Ghrain Beag
Galician: Garza pequena
Manx: Coar veg
Hebrew: אנפית גמדית
Croatian: Čapljica Voljak
Hungarian: új-zélandi törpegém
Armenian: Փոքր Ջրցուլ
Icelandic: Rindilþvari
Italian: Tarabusino dorsonero
Japanese: o-sutorariayoshigoi
Japanese: オーストラリアヨシゴイ
Georgian: პატარა ყარაულა
Kazakh: Кішкене кєлбұқа
Cornish: Clabyttour lyha
Scientific: Ardeola Novae Zelandiae, Ixobrychus minutus, Ixobrychus minutus novaezelandiae, Ixobrychus novaezelandiae, Ixobrychus novaezelandiae novaezelandiae, Ixobrychus novazelandiae
Lithuanian: Mažasis baublys
Latvian: Mazais dumpis
Malagasy: Fiandrivoditatratra
Macedonian: Мал воден бик
Mongolian: Одой дэглий
Maltese: Russett tas-Siġar
Dutch: Nieuw-Zeelands Woudaapje, Nieuw-Zeelandse Woudaap
Norwegian: Australdvergrørdrum, Maorirørdrum
Polish: bączek nowozelandzki
Portuguese: Garça-pequena
Romansh: Tarbegl pitschen
Russian: Новозеландский волчок
Scots: Corra ghrain beag
Slovak: buciacik čiernochrbtý, bučiačik čiernochrbtý
Slovenian: mala bobnarica
Albanian: Gakthi i vogël
Serbian: bukovčić, Novozelandska čapljica
Swedish: Nya Zeelanddvärgrördrom, nyzeeländsk dvärgrördrom
Swahili: Vumatiti Mdogo
Turkish: Küçük balaban
Tuvinian: Хыыргыыш коонгуу
Ukrainian: Бугайчик
Chinese: 分布于新西兰
Chinese (Traditional): 紐西蘭葦鳽 滅絕?

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