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last update 29 August 2013 | version 2.6.2

 

Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Casmerodius albus (Linnaeus 1758)

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

EU Bird Directive species (Annex I) as Egretta alba.

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:96656


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Casmerodius Gloger 1842 [genus]

= Egretta auct.

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

albus Linnaeus 1758 [species]

Ardea

EU Bird Directive species (Annex I) as Egretta alba.

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Chordata

Subphylum

Vertebrata

Infraphylum

Gnathostomata

Class

Aves

Subclass

Passerae

Superorder

Ciconiimorphae

Order

Ciconiiformes

Suborder

Ciconii

Superfamily

Ardeoidea

Family

Ardeidae

Genus

Casmerodius

Species

albus



Distribution

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Experts

Name

Fauna Europaea status

Roselaar, Drs Cees

group coordinator

Roselaar, Drs Cees

taxonomic specialist


References

Accepted name:

Casmerodius albus (Linnaeus 1758)

no references present in the database for this name

Genus synonyms:

= Egretta auct.

no references present in the database for this name




 

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