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Purple Heron [purpurea or bournei]

Ardea purpurea [purpurea or bournei] (= Ardea purpurea purpurea) Linnaeus, C 1766




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Classification
Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Ardeidae
Genus:
   Ardea
Scientific:
  Ardea purpurea purpurea


Original description

Citation:
  Linnaeus, C 1766

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 12, vol. 1, part 1

Protonym:
  Ardea purpurea

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42946432


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  9A44B56661EA900E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-9A44B566

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9A44B566


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 174791

Geographic range:

  • Ardea purpurea purpurea: southwestern Palearctic east to Iran, and Africa south of the Sahara
  • Ardea bournei: Cape Verde Islands (Santiago)
English:
Purple Heron [purpurea or bournei]
French:
Héron pourpré [purpurea ou bournei]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Purple Heron [purpurea or bournei] ( Ardea purpurea [purpurea or bournei])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Purple Heron [purpurea or bournei] ( Ardea purpurea [purpurea or bournei])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Purple Heron [purpurea or bournei] ( Ardea purpurea [purpurea or bournei])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Purple Heron [purpurea or bournei] ( Ardea purpurea [purpurea or bournei])
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 6th edition:
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ardea purpurea purpurea [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Ardea [purpurea or bournei]

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English: Purple Heron [purpurea or bournei]
French: Héron pourpré [purpurea or bournei], Héron pourpré [purpurea ou bournei], Héron pourpré (purpurea)
Scientific: Ardea purpurea, Ardea purpurea [purpurea or bournei], Ardea purpurea purpurea

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