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Western Great Egret (alba)

Ardea alba alba Linnaeus, 1758




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


Original description

Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1758

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.144

Protonym:
  Ardea alba

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727051


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  FDCCFEC100A615E9

Avibase ID:
  avibase-FDCCFEC1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FDCCFEC1


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 726061

Geographic range:

  • Ardea alba alba: Central Europe to central Asia (south to Iran)
English:
Western Great Egret (alba)
French:
Grande Aigrette (alba)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Western Great Egret (alba) ( Ardea alba alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Western Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Western Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Western Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Western Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Western Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Western Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Western Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Western Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Great Egret (Eurasian) ( Ardea alba alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Egretta alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Egretta alba alba [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Casmerodius albus albus [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ardea alba alba [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: nominal subspecies

This taxon is a subspecies of Ardea alba [alba]

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Grootwitreier (Eurasiese)
Arabic: بلشون ابيض كبير (اوراسي)
Asturian: Garcia blanca (alba)
Azerbaijani: İri ağ vağ (alba yarımnövü)
Bulgarian: Голяма бяла чапла (ssp. alba)
Catalan: Agró blanc, Agró blanc (alba)
Czech: volavka bílá (ssp. alba), volavka bílá eurasijská
Danish: Sølvhejre, Sølvhejre (Eurasik), Sølvhejre, Europæisk (ssp. alba)
German: Silberreiher, Silberreiher (alba), Silberreiher-alba
Greek: Αργυροτσικνιάς (alba)
English: African Great White Egret, Eurasian Great Egret, Great Egret, Great Egret (Eurasian), Great white egret, Great White Heron, Large Egret , Western Great Egret (alba), Western Great Egret (Eurasian)
English (United Kingdom): Great White Egret (Eurasian)
English, HBW: Great White Egret (Eurasian)
English (IOC): Great Egret (Eurasian)
English (Kenya): Great White Egret (Eurasian)
English (New Zealand): White Heron (Eurasian)
English (UAE): Great Egret (Eurasian)
English (United States): Great Egret (Eurasian)
Spanish: Garceta Grande (euroasiática), Garza Blanca (alba)
Spanish (Argentine): Garza Blanca (alba)
Spanish (Chile): Garza grande (alba)
Spanish (Costa Rica): Garceta Grande (alba)
Spanish (Cuba): Garzón blanco (alba)
Spanish (Ecuador): Garceta Grande (Blanca) (alba)
Spanish (Spain): Garceta Grande (alba), Garceta grande (euroasiática)
Spanish (HBW): Great Egret (Eurasian)
Spanish (Mexico): Garza Blanca (alba)
Spanish (Panama): Garceta Grande (alba)
Spanish (Peru): Garza Grande (alba)
Spanish (Paraguay): Garza blanca (alba)
Spanish (Uruguay): Garza Blanca Grande (Subesp. alba)
Estonian: Hõbehaigur
Basque: Koartza zuria (alba)
Persian: اگرت بزرگ (alba)
Finnish: jalohaikara (alba)
Faroese: Silvurhegri (alba)
French: Grande Aigrette, Grande Aigrette (alba), Grande Aigrette (Eurasie), Grande Aigrette (forme d'Eurasie)
Galician: Garza branca (alba)
Hebrew: לבנית גדולה (מערבית)
Croatian: Velika bijela čaplja (Euroazijska)
Hungarian: Nagy kócsag (Eurázsiai)
Armenian: Սպիտակ մեծ տառեղ (Եվրասիական)
Icelandic: Mjallhegri (alba)
Italian: Airone bianco maggiore, Airone bianco maggiore (alba)
Japanese (romaji): daisagi (alba)
Japanese: ダイサギ (alba), ダイサギ(亜種 ダイサギ)
Korean: 대대백로 / 대백로, 대백로
Scientific: Ardea alba, Ardea alba alba, Ardea alpina alpina, Casmerodius alba alba, Casmerodius albus alba, Casmerodius albus albus, Egretta alba alba, Egretta albus albus
Lithuanian: Didysis baltasis garnys (alba)
Latvian: Baltais gārnis (alba)
Dutch: Grote Zilverreiger (Euraziatisch)
Norwegian: egretthegre (alba)
Polish: czapla biala, czapla biała, czapla biała (alba), czapla biała (ssp. alba)
Portuguese (Brazil): garça-branca (alba)
Portuguese (Portugal): Garça-branca-grande (alba)
Russian: Большая белая цапля (alba), Большая белая цапля (подвид alba)
Slovak: beluša veľká, beluša veľká (skup.)
Slovenian: Velika bela čaplja (alba)
Serbian: Velika bela čaplja (alba)
Swedish: ägretthäger (alba)
Thai: นกยางโทนใหญ่ (ตะวันตก)
Turkish: Büyük Ak Balıkçıl (alba)
Ukrainian: Чепура велика (підвид alba)
Chinese: 大白鹭(古北界), 大白鹭(欧亚)
Chinese (Traditional): 大白鷺(alba), 大白鷺(歐亞)

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