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Ardeidae Vigors, 1825

101354  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:101354)

accepted
Family
Genus Agamia Reichenbach, 1852
Genus Ardea Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Ardeola Boie, 1822
Genus Ardetta Gray, 1842
Genus Botaurus Stephens in Shaw, 1819
Genus Bubulcus Bonaparte, 1855
Genus Bulbulcus Bonaparte, 1855
Genus Butorides Blyth, 1852
Genus Cancroma Linnaeus, 1766
Genus Casmerodius Gloger, 1842
Genus Cochlearius Brisson, 1760
Genus Dichromanassa Ridgway, 1878
Genus Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Gorsachius Bonaparte, 1855
Genus Ixobrychus Billberg, 1828
Genus Matuku Scofield, Worthy & Tennyson, 2010 †
Genus Mesophoyx Sharpe, 1894
Genus Myola Mathews, 1913
Genus Nyctanassa Stejneger, 1887
Genus Nycticorax Forster, 1817
Genus Pikaihao Worthy, Worthy, Tennyson & Scofield, 2013 †
Genus Pilherodius Reichenbach, 1852
Genus Proherodius Lydekker, 1891 †
Genus Syrigma Ridgway, 1878
Genus Tigriornis Sharpe, 1895
Genus Tigrisoma Swainson, 1827
Genus Tonophoyx Mathews, 1913
Genus Zebrilus Bonaparte, 1855
Genus Zonerodius Salvadori, 1882

Genus Ardeiralla Bonaparte, 1855 accepted as Ixobrychus Billberg, 1828 (nomen nudum)
Genus Bubulcus Bonaparte, 1854 accepted as Bubulcus Bonaparte, 1855 (nomen nudum)
Genus Gorsakius Bonaparte, 1854 (nomen nudum)
Genus Nycticorax Rafinesque, 1815 accepted as Nycticorax Forster, 1817 (nomen nudum)

Genus Adrea Brown, 1832 accepted as Ardea Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Ardaea Dumont, 1804 accepted as Ardea Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Ardeirallus Sharpe, 1895 accepted as Ixobrychus Billberg, 1828
Genus Ardua Giebel, 1872 accepted as Ardea Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Bostaurus MacLeay, 1829 accepted as Botaurus Stephens in Shaw, 1819
Genus Butaurus Smith, 1838 accepted as Botaurus Stephens in Shaw, 1819
Genus Canchroma Bonaparte, 1831 (Misspelling)
Genus Cancromus Kaup, 1844 (Misspelling)
Genus Cepheus Gray, 1847 (Misspelling)
Genus Cochlearis Dearborn, 1907 accepted as Cochlearius Brisson, 1760
Genus Demegretta Blyth, 1852 (Misspelling)
Genus Demiegretta Bonaparte, 1855 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Demiegretta Baird, 1858 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Doriponus Reichenow in Heine & Reichenow, 1890 accepted as Agamia Reichenbach, 1852
Genus Doryphorus Reichenow, 1877 accepted as Agamia Reichenbach, 1852
Genus Dupetor Heine & Reichenow, 1890 accepted as Ixobrychus Billberg, 1828
Genus Egretta Brisson, 1760 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817 (Suppressed name (ICZN))
Genus Erodias Brehm, 1832 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Erogas Hogg, 1845 accepted as Botaurus Stephens in Shaw, 1819
Genus Erythrocnus Sharpe, 1895 accepted as Ardeola Boie, 1822
Genus Erythrophoyx Sharpe, 1894 accepted as Ixobrychus Billberg, 1828
Genus Florida Baird, 1858 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Garzetta Kaup, 1829 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Gazzetta Rosenberg, 1863 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Glaucerodius Heine & Reichenow, 1890 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Goisachius Swinhoe, 1871 (Misspelling)
Genus Hardea Millet, 1828 accepted as Ardea Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Hemiegretta Bonaparte, 1855 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Hemi-egretta Bonaparte, 1855 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Herodias Boie, 1822 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Hydranassa Heine, 1890 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Hydranassa Baird, 1858 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Melanophoyx Sharpe, 1894 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Microcnus Reichenow, 1877 accepted as Zebrilus Bonaparte, 1855
Genus Nicticorax Vian, 1886 accepted as Nycticorax Forster, 1817
Genus Nigricorax Gistl, 1848 accepted as Nycticorax Forster, 1817
Genus Notophoyx Sharpe, 1895 accepted as Egretta Forster, 1817
Genus Nycterodius Macgillivray, 1842 accepted as Nycticorax Forster, 1817
Genus Nyctherodius Reichenbach, 1852 accepted as Nyctanassa Stejneger, 1887
Genus Nyctiardea Swainson, 1837 accepted as Nycticorax Forster, 1817
Genus Nycticorax Möhring, 1758 accepted as Nycticorax Forster, 1817 (published in a rejected work)
Genus Nyctinassa accepted as Nyctanassa Stejneger, 1887
Genus Nyctocorax Gould, 1859 accepted as Nycticorax Forster, 1817
Genus Ocniscus Cabanis, 1856 accepted as Butorides Blyth, 1852
Genus Oniscus Baird, Brewer & Ridgway, 1874 accepted as Butorides Blyth, 1852
Genus Pilerodius Reichenow, 1877 accepted as Pilherodius Reichenbach, 1852
Genus Scotaeus Keyserling & Blasius, 1840 accepted as Nycticorax Forster, 1817
Genus Styptes Gistl, 1848 accepted as Tigrisoma Swainson, 1827
Genus Tigriosoma Sharpe, 1895 accepted as Tigrisoma Swainson, 1827
Genus Tigrornis Sharpe, 1898 accepted as Tigriornis Sharpe, 1895
Genus Tigrosoma Griffith, ? 1830 accepted as Tigrisoma Swainson, 1827
Genus Toburides Mathews, 1913 accepted as Butorides Blyth, 1852
Genus Xanthocnus Sharpe, 1894 accepted as Ixobrychus Billberg, 1828
Genus Zebrilus Snethlage, 1914 accepted as Zebrilus Bonaparte, 1855

Genus Calcardea Gingerich, 1987 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Cepphus Wagler, 1827 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Demigretta Blyth, 1846 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Eoceornis Shufeldt, 1915 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Erythocnus Sharpe, 1894 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Gnotornis Wetmore, 1942 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Goisakius Gray, 1855 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Heterocnus Sharpe, 1895 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Proardea Lambrecht, 1933 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Proardeola Harrison, 1979 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Zeltornis Balouet, 1981 † (uncertain, unassessed)
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Ardeidae Vigors, 1825. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=101354 on 2020-09-21
Date
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2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Aves (Class) > Neornithes (Subclass) > Neognathae (Superorder) > Ardeiformes (Order) > Ardeidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Herons, egrets and allies. Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): TF; stratigraphic range: Eocene (Bartonian)-Holocene (?Recent). Includes marine genera (Aphia 2006) [details]

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