Taxon profile


Pied Heron
Egretta picata (Gould, 1845)

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

Scientific synonyms

Ardea picata Gould, 1845
Hydranassa picata (Gould, 1845)
Notophoyx flavirostris Sharpe, 1898
Tonophoyx aruensis normani Mathews, 1915

IUCN category:Least Concern



Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [e64d2f43-a9a1-429a-be3c-bea656bfe8b7]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Egretta picata (Gould, 1845)]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [3727]

Bird Life [] [as Ardea picata Gould, 1845]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Egretta picata (Gould, 1845)]
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 Egretta picata (Gould, 1845)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Egretta picata]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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