Taxon profile


Pacific Heron
Ardea pacifica Latham, 1802

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Pelecaniformes »  family Ardeidae - herons and bitterns »  genus Ardea

Scientific synonyms

Ardea bullaragang Gloger, 1827
Ardea bullaranjaus J.E. Gray, 1829
Ardea solitaria Cotton, 1848
Myola pacifica alexandri Mathews, 1912

Other names

= White-necked Heron

Least Concern



Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [278f113c-9bfd-424b-ae09-1f0a027b6375]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Ardea pacifica Latham, 1801]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [3719]

Bird Life [] [as Ardea pacifica Latham, 1801]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Ardea pacifica Latham, 1801]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Ardea pacifica Latham, 1801]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Ardea pacifica]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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