Ardeidae


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Related to Ardeidae: Threskiornithidae
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Noun1.Ardeidae - heronsArdeidae - herons; egrets; night herons; bitterns
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Ciconiiformes, order Ciconiiformes - order of chiefly tropical marsh-dwelling fish-eating wading birds with long legs and bills and (except for flamingos) unwebbed feet: herons; storks; spoonbills; flamingos; ibises
heron - grey or white wading bird with long neck and long legs and (usually) long bill
Ardea, genus Ardea - type genus of the Ardeidae: large New and Old World herons
Egretta, genus Egretta - small Old and New World herons
Casmerodius, genus Casmerodius - a white egrets
Bubulcus, genus Bubulcus - small white egrets
genus Nycticorax, Nycticorax - Old World night herons
genus Nyctanassa, Nyctanassa - American night herons
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Reported bird species, winter population size estimates, number of carcasses, and rRT-PCR test results per incident during outbreak of HPAI A(H5N8) virus, the Netherlands, November 2016-January 2017 * Maximum estimated Avian family and species (common name) winter population, x1,000 ([dagger]) Anatidae (waterbirds) Anas penelope (Eurasian wigeon) 680-920 Aythya fuliqula (tufted duck) 190-230 Unidentified waterfowl Podicipedidae (grebes) Ardeidae (herons) ([section]) Phalacrocoracidae (comorants) Rallidae (rallids) Scolopacidae (shorebirds) ([paragraph]) Laridae (gulls) Larus marinus (great black-backed gull) 7.
There currently is no information on the pharmacokinetics of antibiotics in the cattle egret or in any member of the family Ardeidae, which includes egrets, bitterns, and herons.
En el grupo de las aves acuaticas, la familia Ardeidae contiene un grupo de especies genericamente conocidas como garzas, que han sido estudiadas en varias oportunidades en relacion al crecimiento corporal (Siegfried, 1973; Hudson, Dawson, & Hill, 1974; Custer & Peterson, 1991; Denis, 2011).
Based on results it was concluded that Cattle egrets are colonial breeders and colonies were monospecific with no other ardeidae members nesting in the neighborhood.
Simple artificial perches Family/Species G (1) J F M A M Ardeidae Syrigma I sibilatrix (Temminck, 1824) Accipitridae Rupomis magnirostris C (Gmelin, 1788) * Columbidae Columbina talpacoti G (Temminck, 1811) Palagioenas picazuro F (Temminck, 1813) Picidae Colaptes melanochloros I (Gmelin, 1788) Dryocopus lineatus I (Linnaeus, 1766) Psittacidae Forpus xanthopterygius F (Spix, 1824) Dendrocolaptidae Lepidocolaptes angustimstris I 1 (Vieillot, 1818) Furnariidae Fumarius nfus I (Gmelin, 1788) Tyrannidae Myiarchiis sp.
Breeding aspects of the colonial Ardeidae in the Albufera de Valencia, Spain: Population changes, phenology, and reproductive success of the three most abundant species.
La avifauna de la isla Pajaros durante el periodo de enero--junio se compuso de 24 especies de aves pertenecientes a 10 familias: Anatidae, Sulidae, Phalacrocoracidae, Fregatidae Pelecanidae, Ardeidae, Haematopodidae, Recurvirostridae, Scolopacidae y Laridae.
It is represented essentially by the Anatidae, the Rallidae, the Podicipedidae, the Phalacrocoracidae, the Ardeidae, the Threskiornithidae, the Coconiidae, the Accipteridae, the Pandionidae, the Recurvirostridae, the Charadriidae, the Alcedinidae, the Laridae, the Sterninae and the Scolopacidae [41, 44].
Las aves constituyen el grupo de fauna de mayor riqueza y abundancia dentro de las fincas forestales y estan representados por numerosas familias, entre las que destacan Anatidae, Ardeidae, Threskiornithidae, Accipitridae y Columbidae, con especies cuyos habitats preferidos son las lagunas naturales, aunque en los bosques medios y bosques de galeria reune una variedad importante de especies de pequeno tamano como palomas, tortolitas, loros y pitirres, atraidas por la abundancia de refugios y alimentos.
Distribucion de muestras de heces por familia de aves silvestres Muestras Pools Familia (n) (n) Anatidae 40 5 Ardeidae 73 8 Haematopodidae 171 18 Laridae 181 19 Rynchopidae 60 6 Sco lopacidae 130 14 Rallidae 19 3 Pelecanidae 50 5 Phalacrocoracidae 176 16 Total 900 94
This observation, however, is antithetical to that of Ali and Ripley (1968) [24] and Maccarone and Parsons (1988) [25] who noticed Cattle Egrets to nest in the mixed colonies with Cormorants, Ibises and other members of family Ardeidae.