Nycticorax nycticorax nycticorax

Nycticorax nycticorax nycticorax Linn.

Ardea nycticorax Linn., Syst. Nat., 10th ed., vol. i, p. 142, Jan. 1758: South Europe.

Ardea grisea id., ibid., 12th ed., vol. i, p. 239,1766: "in Oriente" in errore, France.

Ardea kwaka S. G. Gmelin, Nov. Comm. Ac. Petrop., vol. xv, p. 452, pl. xiv, 1773.

Ardea ferruginea id., ibid., p. 456, pl. xvi.

Ardea maculata Gmelin, Syst. Nat., vol. i, pt. ii, p. 645, 1789 ; not of Boddaert, 1783: Europe.

Nycticorax infaustus Forster, Synop. Cat. Birds, p. 59, 1817; new name only.

Nycticorax europaeus Stephens in Shaw's Gen. Zool, vol. xi, p. 609, 1819; new name only.

Ardea australasiae Vieillot, Tabl. Enc. Meth., Orn., vol. iii, p. 1130, 1823; new name for

Ardea novaehollandiae Vieillot, Nouv. Diet. d'Hist. Nat., nouv. ed., vol. xiv, p. 436, 1817: Europe ; not Ardea novaehollandiae Latham, 1790.

Nycticorax orientalis Brehm, Handb. Vog. DeutschL, p. 592, 1831: South-East, Europe.

Nycticorax badius id., ibid.: Switzerland.

Nycticorax meridionalis id., ibid., p. 593: Illyria.

Nycticorax ardeola Temm,, Man. d'Orn., 2nd ed., vol. iv, p. 384, 1840 = 1839 ; new name only.

Scotaeus guttatus Heuglin, 1873, ex Sitz. Math.-nat. Classe K. Akad. Wiss. Wien, vol. xix, p. 311, 1856, nom. nud., as synonym.

Nycticorax aegyptius Gurney in Anderson's Birds Damaraland, p. 293, 1872 ; new name only.

The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.8 1930.
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