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Western Great Egret (egretta)

Ardea alba egretta Gmelin, JF, 1789




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Classification
Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Ardeidae
Genus:
   Ardea
Scientific:
  Ardea alba egretta


Original description

Citation:
  Gmelin, JF, 1789

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. p.629

Protonym:
  Ardea Egretta

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2656122


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  08BBEBEFCF985782

Avibase ID:
  avibase-08BBEBEF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/08BBEBEF


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 726062

Geographic range:

  • Ardea alba egretta: S Canada to Tierra del Fuego and West Indies
English:
Western Great Egret (egretta)
French:
Grande Aigrette (egretta)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Western Great Egret (egretta) ( Ardea alba egretta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Western Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Western Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Western Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Western Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Western Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Western Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Western Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Western Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Great Egret (American) ( Ardea alba egretta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Egretta alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Egretta alba egretta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Casmerodius albus egretta [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ardea alba egretta [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies

This taxon is a subspecies of Ardea alba

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Amerikaanse grootwitreier, Grootwitreier (Amerikaanse)
Arabic: بلشون ابيض كبير (egretta)
Asturian: Garcia blanca (egretta)
Azerbaijani: İri ağ vağ (egretta yarımnövü)
Belarusian: Амерыканская белая чапля
Bulgarian: Голяма бяла чапла (ssp. egretta)
Catalan: Agró blanc (egretta)
Czech: volavka bílá (ssp. egretta)
Danish: Amerikansk Sølvhejre, Sølvhejre, Amerikansk (ssp. egretta)
German: Amerikasilberreiher, Silberreiher (egretta)
Greek: Αργυροτσικνιάς (egretta)
English: American Egret, American Great Egret, Great American Egret, Great Egret (American), Western Great Egret (American), Western Great Egret (egretta)
English (United Kingdom): Great White Egret (American)
English, HBW: Great White Egret (American)
English (IOC): Great Egret (American)
English (Kenya): Great White Egret (American)
English (New Zealand): White Heron (American)
English (UAE): Great Egret (American)
English (United States): Great Egret (American)
Esperanto: Amerika granda egretardeo
Spanish: Garceta Grande (americana), Garza Blanca, Garza Blanca (egretta)
Spanish (Argentine): Garza Blanca (egretta)
Spanish (Chile): Garza grande (egretta)
Spanish (Costa Rica): Garceta Grande (egretta)
Spanish (Cuba): Garzón blanco (egretta)
Spanish (Ecuador): Garceta Grande (Blanca) (egretta)
Spanish (Spain): Garceta grande (americana), Garceta Grande (egretta)
Spanish (HBW): Great Egret (American)
Spanish (Mexico): Garza Blanca (egretta)
Spanish (Panama): Garceta Grande (egretta)
Spanish (Peru): Garza Grande (egretta)
Spanish (Paraguay): Garza blanca (egretta)
Spanish (Uruguay): Garza Blanca, Garza Blanca Grande (Subesp. egretta)
Estonian: Ameerika hõbehaigur
Basque: Koartza zuria (egretta)
Persian: اگرت بزرگ (egretta)
Finnish: Amerikanjalohaikara, jalohaikara (egretta)
French: Aigrette d'Amérique, Grande Aigrette, Grande Aigrette (Amérique), Grande Aigrette (egretta), Grande Aigrette (forme d'Amérique), Grande aigrette d'Amérique
Frisian: Amerikaanske wite reager
Irish: Éigrit mhór Mheiriceánach
Guadeloupean Creole French: Grand crabier blanc
Galician: Garza branca (egretta), Garzón branco americano
Hebrew: לבנית גדולה (אמריקנית)
Croatian: Američka bijela čaplja
Hungarian: Nagy kócsag (Amerikai)
Armenian: Սպիտակ մեծ տառեղ (egretta)
Icelandic: Mjallhegri (egretta)
Italian: Airone bianco americano
Japanese (romaji): daisagi (egretta)
Japanese: ダイサギ (egretta), ダイサギ(egretta)
Kirghiz: Америка ири ак кытаны
Scientific: Ardea alba egretta, Ardea alpina egretta, Ardea Egretta, Casmerodius alba egretta, Casmerodius albus egretta, Casmerodius egretta, Egretta alba egretta, Egretta albus egretta, Egretta egretta
Lithuanian: Didysis baltasis garnys (egretta)
Dutch: Amerikaanse Grote Zilverreiger, Grote Zilverreiger (Amerikaans)
Norwegian: egretthegre (egretta)
Polish: czapla amerykanska, czapla amerykańska, czapla biała (egretta)
Portuguese: Garça-branca-americana, Garça-branca-grande
Portuguese (Brazil): garça-branca (egretta)
Portuguese (Portugal): Garça-branca-grande (egretta)
Rhaeto-Romance: Irun alv american
Romanian: Egretă mare americană
Russian: Американская белая цапля, Большая белая цапля (egretta)
Northern Sami: Amerihkájievjaháigir
Slovak: volavka americká, volavka americká (skup.)
Slovenian: Ameriška bela čaplja, Velika bela čaplja (egretta)
Serbian: Velika bela čaplja (egretta)
Swedish: ägretthäger (egretta), Amerikansk ägretthäger
Thai: นกยางโทนใหญ่ (อเมริกา)
Turkish: Amerika akbalıkçılı, Büyük Ak Balıkçıl (egretta)
Tatar: Америка зур ак челәне
Ukrainian: Чепура (біла) неоарктична
Chinese: 大白鹭(美洲)

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