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Eastern Great Egret

Ardea modesta Gray, JE, 1831

The Eastern Great Egret (Ardea alba modesta), a white heron in the genus Ardea, is a subspecies of the Great Egret (A. alba). It was first described by British ornithologist John Edward Gray in 1831. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Ardeidae
Genus:
  Ardea

Scientific:
  Ardea modesta

Citation:
  Gray, JE, 1831

Reference:
  Zool.Misc.[Gray,JE] p.19

Protonym:
  Ardea modesta

Avibase ID:
  8D5A727AF1B2C816

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8D5A727A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 824022

Geographic range:

  • Ardea modesta: Southern and e Asia to Indonesia, Australia and New Zealand
English:
Eastern Great Egret
French:
Aigrette d'Australasie
Italian:
Airone bianco maggiore
Japanese (romaji):
Dai-sagi


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta)
Clements, version 2021:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Great Egret (Australasian) ( Ardea alba modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Egretta alba modestus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Egretta alba modesta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Eastern Great Egret ( Ardea modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ardea alba modesta [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ardea modesta [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Ardea [alba or modesta] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Grootwitreier (Australiese)
Arabic: بلشون ابيض كبير (استرالي)
Asturian: Garcia blanca (modesta)
Azerbaijani: İri ağ vağ (modesta yarımnövü)
Bulgarian: Голяма бяла чапла (ssp. modesta)
Bengali: ফড় ফগা , বড় বগা
Bengali (transliteration): baṛa bagā
Catalan: Agró blanc (modesta)
Czech: volavka bílá (ssp. modesta)
Danish: Sølvhejre, Australasiatisk (ssp. modesta)
German: Silberreiher (modesta), Silberreiher-modesta
Greek: Αργυροτσικνιάς (modesta)
English: Eastern Great Egret, Eastern Large Egret, Great Egret (Australasian), Great white egret, White Heron
English (Australia): Great Egret (Eastern/Australasian)
English (United Kingdom): Great White Egret (Australasian)
English, HBW: Great White Egret (Australasian)
English (IOC): Great Egret (Australasian)
English (Kenya): Great White Egret (Australasian)
English (New Zealand): White Heron (Australasian), White Heron (modesta)
English (UAE): Great Egret (Australasian)
English (United States): Great Egret (Australasian)
Esperanto: Orienta egretardeo
Spanish: Garceta Grande (australiana), Garza Blanca (modesta)
Spanish (Argentine): Garza Blanca (modesta)
Spanish (Chile): Garza grande (modesta)
Spanish (Costa Rica): Garceta Grande (modesta)
Spanish (Cuba): Garzón blanco (modesta)
Spanish (Ecuador): Garceta Grande (Blanca) (modesta)
Spanish (Spain): Garceta grande (australiana), Garceta Grande (modesta)
Spanish (HBW): Great Egret (Australasian)
Spanish (Mexico): Garza Blanca (modesta)
Spanish (Panama): Garceta Grande (modesta)
Spanish (Peru): Garza Grande (modesta)
Spanish (Paraguay): Garza blanca (modesta)
Spanish (Uruguay): Garza Blanca Grande (Subesp. modesta)
Basque: Koartza zuria (modesta)
Persian: اگرت بزرگ (modesta)
Finnish: jalohaikara (modesta)
French: Aigrette d'Australasie, Grande Aigrette (Australasie), Grande Aigrette (modesta)
Galician: Garza branca (modesta)
Hebrew: לבנית גדולה (מזרחית)
Armenian: Սպիտակ մեծ տառեղ (modesta)
Icelandic: Mjallhegri (modesta)
Italian: Airone bianco maggiore
Japanese (romaji): Dai-sagi, daisagi (modesta)
Japanese: ダイサギ (modesta), ダイサギ(亜種 チュウダイサギ), チュウダイサギ, チュウダイサギ (modesta)
Korean: *중대백로, 중대백로, 중대백로 (modesta)
Scientific: Ardea alba modesta, Ardea alpina modesta, Ardea modesta, Ardea modesta modesta, Casmerodius alba modesta, Casmerodius albus modesta, Egretta alba modesta, Egretta alba modestus, Egretta albus modesta, Egretta modesta
Lithuanian: Didysis baltasis garnys (modesta)
Maori: Kotuku
Dutch: Grote Zilverreiger (Australie-Aziatisch), Oostelijke Grote Zilverreiger
Norwegian: egretthegre (modesta)
Polish: czapla biała (modesta)
Portuguese (Brazil): garça-branca (modesta)
Portuguese (Portugal): Garça-branca-grande (modesta)
Russian: Большая белая цапля (modesta), Восточная белая цапля, Цапля восточная белая
Slovak: volavka čiernozobá, volavka čiernozobá (skup.), volavka snehobiela
Slovenian: Velika bela čaplja (modesta)
Serbian: Velika bela čaplja (modesta)
Swedish: ägretthäger (modesta)
Tamil: Peria Kokku
Thai: นกยางโทนใหญ่ , นกยางโทนใหญ่ (modesta), นกยางโทนใหญ่ (ตะวันออก)
Turkish: Büyük Ak Balıkçıl (modesta)
Vietnamese: Cò ngàng lớn
Chinese: 大白鹭, 大白鹭(东洋界至澳洲界), 大白鹭(澳洲界)
Chinese (Traditional): 大白鷺(modesta), 大白鷺(東亞澳)

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