Genus EGRETTA

Egretta Forster, Synop. Cat. Brit. Birds, p. 59, 1817. Type by mon., Ardea garzetta Linn.

Herodias Boie, Isis, 1822, col. 559. Type by sub. desist, Gray, List Gen. Birds, 2nd ed., p. 86, 1841, Ardea garzetta Linn.

Garzetta Kaup, Skizz. Entwick. Nat. Syst., p. 76, 1829. Type by taut., Ardea garzetta Linn.

Casmerodius Gloger Hand- u. Hilfsb., p. 412, 1842. Type by mon., Ardea egretta Gmelin.

Erodius Macgillivray, Man. Brit. Orn., vol. ii, p. 130, 1842; new name for Egretta Forster.

Mesophoyx Sharpe, Bull. B. O. C., vol. iii, p. 318, 1894. Type by orig. desig., Ardea intermedia Wagler.

Hemigarzetta Mathews, Birds Austral., vol. iii, p. 448, 1914. Type by mon., H. eulophotes Swinhoe.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.8 1930.
Title in Book: 
Genus EGRETTA
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
562
M_ID: 
2292
M_SN: 
Ardea
Volume: 
Vol. 8
Term name: 
id: 
8928

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