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Squacco Heron

Ardeola ralloides (Scopoli, 1769)

The Squacco Heron (Ardeola ralloides) is a small heron, 44–47 centimetres (17–19 in) long, of which the body is 20–23 centimetres (7.9–9.1 in), with 80–92 centimetres (31–36 in) wingspan. It is of Old World origins, breeding in southern Europe and the Greater Middle East. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Ardeidae
Genus:
  Ardeola

Scientific:
  Ardeola ralloides

Citation:
  (Scopoli, 1769)

Reference:
  AnnusIHist.-Nat. p.88

Protonym:
  Ardea ralloides

Avibase ID:
  CE73EBD7A90E9FCF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CE73EBD7

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174864

Geographic range:

  • Ardeola ralloides: Locally in s Palearctic region, Africa and Madagascar
English:
Squacco Heron
Czech:
volavka vlasatá
German:
Rallenreiher
Danish:
Tophejre
Spanish:
Garcilla Cangrejera
Finnish:
rääkkähaikara
French:
Crabier chevelu
Icelandic:
Relluhegri
Italian:
Sgarza ciuffetto
Japanese:
kanmurisagi
Japanese:
カンムリサギ
Dutch:
Ralreiger
Norwegian:
Topphegre
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Topphegre
Polish:
czapla modronosa
Portuguese:
Papa-ratos
Portuguese (Brazil):
Garça-caranguejeira
Russian:
Жёлтая цапля
Slovak:
čaplička vlasatá
Swedish:
rallhäger
Ukrainian:
Чапля жовта
Chinese:
白翅黄池鹭


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
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British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Crabier chevelu ( Ardeola ralloides) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
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South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
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South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
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South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
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South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
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South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Ralreier
Arabic: البلشون الذهبي
Asturian: Garcina de Cámbaros
Azerbaijani: Sarı vağ
Belarusian: Жоўтая чапля, Чапля жоўтая
Bulgarian: Гривеста чапла
Breton: Ar gerc'heiz-kranked
Catalan: Martinet ros, Martinet ros comú, Toret
Catalan (Balears): Toret
Montenegrin: žuta čaplja
Czech: Volavka vlasatá
Welsh: Crëyr melyn, Crёyr Melyn
Danish: Tophejre
German: Rallenreiher
Greek: (Ξανθός) Κρυπτοτσικνιάς, Βορτακοφάγος, Κρυπτοτσικνιάς
Greek (Cypriot): Βορτακοφάγος
English: Common Squacco Heron, Squacco Heron, Squacco Pond Heron, Squacco Pond-Heron
English (IOC): Squacco Heron
English (Kenya): Squacco Heron
Esperanto: Ralardeo
Spanish: Garcilla Cangrejera
Spanish (Spain): Garcilla Cangrejera
Spanish (HBW): Garcilla cangrejera
Estonian: Koldhaigur, koldhaigur (tiigihaigur), koldhaigur e. tiigihaigur
Basque: Lertxuntxo karramarrozalea, Martinet ros
Persian: حواصیل زرد
Finnish: Rääkkähaikara
Faroese: Topphegri
French: Crabier chevelu, Héron crabier, Héron crabier chevelu
Irish: Corr Scréachach
Galician: Garza caranguexeira, Martinet ros
Hebrew: אנפית סוף
Croatian: Žuta Caplja, Žuta Čaplja
Hungarian: Üstökös gém, Üstökösgém
Armenian: [Deghin Taregh ], Դեղին Տառեղ
Icelandic: Relluhegri
Italian: Sgarza ciuffetto
Japanese: kammurisagi, kanmurisagi
Japanese: カンムリサギ
Georgian: ყვითელი ყანჩა
Kazakh: Сары құтан
Kwangali: Hakaruu
Scientific: Ardea ralloides, Ardeola ralloides, Ardeola ralloides ralloides
Luxembourgish: Rallereeër
Lithuanian: Geltonasis garnelis, Geltonasis kūdrinis garnys
Latvian: dzeltenais gārnis
Malagasy: Andevondangoro, Fiandrivoditatatra, Fiandrivoditatratra, Mpiandrivoditatatra, Mpiandrivoditatra, Mpiandrivodytatatra, vano
Macedonian: Жолта (Гривеста) чапја, жолта чапја
Moldavian: Stârc galben
Maltese: Agrett Isfar
Dutch: Ralreiger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Topphegre
Norwegian: Topphegre
Polish: czapla modronosa
Portuguese: garça-carangueijeira, Garça-caranguejeira, Garça-caranguejeira / Papa-ratos, papa ratos, Papa-ratos
Portuguese (Brazil): garça-carangueijeira, garca-caranguejeira, Garça-caranguejeira
Portuguese (Portugal): Papa-ratos
Romansh: Irun brin
Romanian: Stârc galben
Russian: Zholtaya Tsaplya, Желтая прудовая цапля, Желтая цапля, Жёлтая цапля, Цапля желтая, Цапля желтая прудовая
Sindhi: ك اًٛيڃ ىٍُ
Slovak: čaplička vlasatá, volavka vlasatá
Slovenian: copasta caplja, čopasta čaplja
Albanian: Çapka e verdhe, Çapka e verdhë
Serbian: žuta caplja, žuta čaplja, Жута цаплја
Sotho, Southern: Kokolofitoe
Swedish: Rallhäger
Swahili: Kingoyo Njano
Turkish: Alaca Balıkçıl, alaca balykçyl, Toparak
Ukrainian: Жовта чапля, Чапля жовта , Чепура
Chinese: 白翅黄池鹭
Chinese (Traditional): 黃池鷺

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