Subfamily Nycticoracini Bonaparte 1854 (heron)

Aves - Pelecaniformes - Ardeidae

Alternative spelling: Nycticoracinae

Parent taxon: Ardeinae according to B. C. Livezey and R. L. Zusi 2007

See also Becker 1985

Sister taxa: Ardeini, Ardeola, Proardea, Proardeola

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: volant piscivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Nycticoracini in the database

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