Butorides striata Linnaeus 1758 (striated heron)

Aves - Pelecaniformes - Ardeidae

Alternative combinations: Ardea striata, Ardeola striata, Butorides striatus

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Butorides according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Hume 2013, Linnaeus 1758 and Steadman and Pahlavan 1992

Sister taxa: Butorides validipes, Butorides virescens

Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of French Polynesia (1 collection), Mauritius (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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