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Forest Bittern

Zonerodius heliosylus (Lesson & Garnot, 1828)

The Forest Bittern (Zonerodius heliosylus) is a bird indigenous to Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. It is the only member of the genus Zonerodius and is also known as the New Guinea Tiger Heron. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Ardeidae
Genus:
  Zonerodius

Scientific:
  Zonerodius heliosylus

Citation:
  (Lesson & Garnot, 1828)

Reference:
  Voy.Coq.Atlas 1 livr.7 pl.44 1830 1 livr.16 p.722

Protonym:
  Ardea Heliosyla

Avibase ID:
  5F70C7F341D7174D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/5F70C7F3

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174878


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Zonerodius heliosylus: Lowlands of New Guinea, Salawati I. and Aru Islands
English:
Forest Bittern
Czech:
bukač novoguinejský
German:
Bindenreiher
Danish:
Ny Guinea-tigerhejre
Spanish:
Avetigre Papúa
Finnish:
papuanhaikara
French:
Onoré phaéton
Italian:
Airone tigrato di foresta
Japanese:
papuatorafusagi
Japanese:
パプアトラフサギ
Dutch:
Nieuw-Guinese Tijgerroerdomp
Norwegian:
Papuatigerhegre
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Papuatigerhegre
Polish:
tygryska papuaska
Portuguese:
Socó-boi-papúa
Russian:
Лесная цапля
Slovak:
tigrovanec lesný
Swedish:
papuansk tigerhäger
Ukrainian:
Бушля лісова
Chinese:
林鳽


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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 04:
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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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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Onoré phaéton ( Zonerodius heliosylus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Onoré phaéton ( Zonerodius heliosylus)
Clements 1st 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 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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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 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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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):
New Guinea Tiger-heron ( Zonerodius heliosylus)
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 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Forest Bittern ( Zonerodius heliosylus)
James Lee Peters:
Zonerodius heliosylus
James Lee Peters (original):
Zonerodius heliosylus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Zonerodius heliosylus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Forest Bittern ( Zonerodius heliosylus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Zonerodius heliosylus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Zonerodius heliosylus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Martinet tigrat de Nova Guinea
Czech: Bukac novoguinejský, bukač novoguinejský
Danish: Ny Guinea-tigerhejre
German: Bindenreiher, Binden-reiher, Neuguinea-Tigerreiher
English: Forest Bittern, Forest Heron, Forest Tiger-Heron, New Guinea Bittern, New Guinea Tiger Heron, New Guinea Tiger-Heron, Zebra Bittern
English (IOC): Forest Bittern
Spanish: Avetigre Papua, Avetigre Papúa, Hocó del Bosque
Spanish (Spain): Avetigre Papúa
Spanish (HBW): Forest Bittern
Estonian: paapua tiigerhüüp
Finnish: Papuanhaikara
French: Butor de Nouvelle-Guinée, Onoré phaéton
Indonesian: Bambangan Rimba
Italian: Airone tigrato di foresta, Airone tigrato papua, Tarabuso delle foreste, Tarabuso tigrato delle foreste
Japanese: papuatorafusagi
Japanese: パプアトラフサギ
Scientific: Ardea Heliosyla, Zenerodius heliosylus, Zonerodius heliosylus
Lithuanian: Miškinis garnys
Dutch: Nieuwguinese Tijgerroerdomp, Nieuw-Guinese Tijgerroerdomp
Norwegian Nynorsk: Papuatigerhegre
Norwegian: Papuatigerhegre
Polish: tygryska papuaska, Tygyrska papuaska
Portuguese: Socó-boi-papúa
Russian: Лесная цапля
Slovak: tigrovanec lesný
Swedish: Papuansk tigerhäger
Turkish: Kaplan Balıkçılı
Ukrainian: Бушля лісова
Chinese: 林鳽
Chinese (Traditional): 林鳽

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