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Purple or Cape Verde Heron

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

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Species concept American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886)American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895)American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910)American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931)American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957)American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983)American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998)American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.)
Ardea [purpurea or bournei]  
Ardea purpurea
Purple Heron
* Ardea purpurea  
Ardea purpurea [purpurea or bournei]  
Ardea purpurea purpurea  
Ardea purpurea purpurea (purpurea)  
[Ardea purpurea purpurea (ussuriana)]  
Ardea purpurea manilensis  
Ardea purpurea madagascariensis  
* Ardea bournei  

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