Herons Bitterns (Ardeidae)

Code

Common Name

Scientific Name

20-1

Eurasian Bittern

Botaurus stellaris

20-4

Pinnated Bittern

Botaurus pinnatus

20-5

Least Bittern

Ixobrychus exilis

20-6

Little Bittern

Ixobrychus minutus

20-7

Chinese Little Bittern

Ixobrychus sinensis

20-10

Cinnamon Bittern

Ixobrychus cinnamomeus

20-12

Black Bittern

Ixobrychus flavicollis

20-13

Forest Bittern

Zonerodius heliosylus

20-14

African Tiger Bittern

Tigriornis leucolophus

20-15

Rufescent Tiger Heron

Tigrisoma lineatum

20-17

Bare-throated Tiger Heron

Tigrisoma mexicanum

20-20

Tiger Bittern

Gorsachius melanolophus

20-21

Magnificent Night Heron

Gorsachius magnificus

20-22

White-backed Night Heron

Gorsachius leuconotus

20-23

Black-crowned Night Heron

Nycticorax nycticorax

20-24

Rufous Night Heron

Nycticorax caledonicus

20-25

Yellow-crowned Night Heron

Nycticorax violaceus

20-26

Boat-billed Heron

Cochlearius cochlearius

20-28

Squacco Heron

Ardeola ralloides

20-30

Indian Pond Heron

Ardeola grayii

20-31

Chinese Pond Heron

Ardeola bacchus

20-34

Cattle Egret

Bubulcus ibis

20-35

Whistling Heron

Syrigma sibilatrix

20-36

Green Heron

Butorides striatus

20-37

Pied Heron

Egretta picata

20-38

Black Heron

Egretta ardesiaca

20-39

Slaty Egret

Egretta vinaceigula

20-40

Little Blue Heron

Egretta caerulea

20-41

Louisianna Heron

Egretta tricolor

20-42

Reddish Egret

Egretta rufescens

20-43

Eastern Reef Heron

Egretta sacra

20-44

Swinhoe's Egret

Egretta eulophotes

20-45

Snowy Egret

Egretta thula

20-46

Western Reef Heron

Egretta gularis

20-47

Little Egret

Egretta garzetta

20-48

Intermediate Egret

Egretta intermedia

20-49

Great Egret

Egretta alba

20-50

Purple Heron

Ardea purpurea

20-51

White-faced Heron

Ardea novaehollandiae

20-53

Grey Heron

Ardea cinerea

20-54

Great Blue Heron

Ardea herodias

20-55

Cocoi Heron

Ardea cocoi

20-56

Black-headed Heron

Ardea melanocephala

20-57

Great White-bellied Heron

Ardea imperialis

20-58

Goliath Heron

Ardea goliath

20-60

Dusky-grey Heron

Ardea sumatrana

20-61

Chestnut-bellied Heron

Agamia agami