Pelecaniformes

Family: Ardeidae [Herons]

Ardea

Great Egret [Ardea alba alba]
Least Concern
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Great Egret
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Ardea alba alba
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Romania

Ardea

Western Great Egret [Ardea alba egretta]
Least Concern
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Western Great Egret
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Ardea alba egretta
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Suriname

Ardea

Great Egret [Ardea alba melanorhynchos]
Least Concern
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Great Egret
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Ardea alba melanorhynchos
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Kenya

Ardea

Eastern Great Egret [Ardea alba modesta]
Least Concern
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Eastern Great Egret
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Ardea alba modesta
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Sri Lanka

Ardea

Grey Heron [Ardea cinerea cinerea]
Least Concern
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Grey Heron
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Ardea cinerea cinerea
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Romania

Ardea

Cocoi Heron [Ardea cocoi]
Least Concern
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Cocoi Heron
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Ardea cocoi
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Guyana

Ardea

Goliath Heron [Ardea goliath]
Least Concern
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Goliath Heron
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Ardea goliath
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Ethiopia

Ardea

Great Blue Heron [Ardea herodias cognata]
Least Concern
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Great Blue Heron
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Ardea herodias cognata
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Ecuador

Ardea

Great Blue Heron [Ardea herodias herodias]
Least Concern
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Great Blue Heron
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Ardea herodias herodias
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Canada

Ardea

Intermediate Egret [Ardea intermedia intermedia]
Least Concern
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Intermediate Egret
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Ardea intermedia intermedia
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Sri Lanka

Ardea

Black-Headed Heron [Ardea melanocephala]
Least Concern
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Black-Headed Heron
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Ardea melanocephala
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Kenya

Ardea

Purple Heron [Ardea purpurea manilensis]
Least Concern
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Purple Heron
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Ardea purpurea manilensis
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Sri Lanka

Ardea

Purple Heron [Ardea purpurea purpurea]
Least Concern
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Purple Heron
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Ardea purpurea purpurea
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Romania

Ardeola

Indian Pond Heron [Ardeola grayii]
Near Threatened
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Indian Pond Heron
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Ardeola grayii
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Sri Lanka

Ardeola

Squacco Heron [Ardeola ralloides]
Least Concern
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Squacco Heron
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Ardeola ralloides
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Romania

Bubulcus

Eastern Cattle Egret [Bubulcus coromandus]
Least Concern
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Eastern Cattle Egret
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Bubulcus coromandus
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Sri Lanka

Bubulcus

Western Cattle Egret [Bubulcus ibis]
Least Concern
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Western Cattle Egret
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Bubulcus ibis
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Ethiopia

Butorides

Striated Heron [Butorides striata striata]
Least Concern
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Striated Heron
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Butorides striata striata
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Suriname

Butorides

Lava Heron [Butorides sundevalli]
Least Concern
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Lava Heron
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Butorides sundevalli
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Ecuador

Butorides

Green Heron [Butorides virescens]
Least Concern
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Green Heron
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Butorides virescens
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Costa Rica

Cochlearius

Boat-Billed Heron [Cochlearius cochlearius panamensis]
Least Concern
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Boat-Billed Heron
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Cochlearius cochlearius panamensis
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Costa Rica

Cochlearius

Boat-Billed Heron [Cochlearius cochlearius phillipsi]
Least Concern
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Boat-Billed Heron
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Cochlearius cochlearius phillipsi
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Belize

Egretta

Little Blue Heron [Egretta caerulea]
Least Concern
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Little Blue Heron
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Egretta caerulea
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Costa Rica

Egretta

Little Egret [Egretta garzetta garzetta]
Least Concern
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Little Egret
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Egretta garzetta garzetta
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South Africa

Egretta

Snowy Egret [Egretta thula]
Least Concern
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Snowy Egret
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Egretta thula
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Brazil

Egretta

Tricoloured Heron [Egretta tricolor]
Least Concern
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Tricoloured Heron
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Egretta tricolor
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Guyana

Nycticorax

Yellow-Crowned Night-Heron [Nyctanassa violacea pauper]
Least Concern
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Yellow-Crowned Night-Heron
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Nyctanassa violacea pauper
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Ecuador

Nycticorax

Black-Crowned Night Heron [Nycticorax nycticorax nycticorax]
Least Concern
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Black-Crowned Night Heron
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Nycticorax nycticorax nycticorax
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Sri Lanka

Pilherodius

Capped Heron [Pilherodius pileatus]
Least Concern
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Capped Heron
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Pilherodius pileatus
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Brazil

Syrigma

Whistling Heron [Syrigma sibilatrix sibilatrix]
Least Concern
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Whistling Heron
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Syrigma sibilatrix sibilatrix
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Brazil

Tigrisoma

Bare-Throated Tiger Heron [Tigrisoma mexicanum]
Least Concern
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Bare-Throated Tiger Heron
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Tigrisoma mexicanum
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Costa Rica

Family: Pelecanidae [Pelicans]

Pelecanus

Dalmatian Pelican [Pelecanus crispus]
Near Threatened
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Dalmatian Pelican
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Pelecanus crispus
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Romania

Pelecanus

Brown Pelican [Pelecanus occidentalis urinator]
Least Concern
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Brown Pelican
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Pelecanus occidentalis urinator
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Ecuador

Pelecanus

Great White Pelican [Pelecanus onocrotalus]
Least Concern
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Great White Pelican
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Pelecanus onocrotalus
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Ethiopia

Pelecanus

Pink-Backed Pelican [Pelecanus rufescens]
Least Concern
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Pink-Backed Pelican
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Pelecanus rufescens
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Uganda

Family: Scopidae [Hamerkops]

Scopus [Hamerkops]

Hamerkop [Scopus umbretta umbretta]
Least Concern
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Hamerkop
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Scopus umbretta umbretta
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Ethiopia

Family: Threskiornithidae [Ibises and spoonbills]

Bostrychia

Wattled Ibis [Bostrychia carunculata]
Least Concern
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Wattled Ibis
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Bostrychia carunculata
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Ethiopia

Bostrychia

Hadada Ibis [Bostrychia hagedash brevirostris]
Least Concern
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Hadada Ibis
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Bostrychia hagedash brevirostris
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Kenya

Bostrychia

Hadada Ibis [Bostrychia hagedash hagedash]
Least Concern
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Hadada Ibis
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Bostrychia hagedash hagedash
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South Africa

Bostrychia

Hadeda Ibis [Bostrychia hagedash nilotica]
Least Concern
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Hadeda Ibis
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Bostrychia hagedash nilotica
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Uganda

Mesembrinibis

Green Ibis [Mesembrinibis cayennensis]
Least Concern
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Green Ibis
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Mesembrinibis cayennensis
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Costa Rica

Phimosus

Bare-Faced Ibis [Phimosus infuscatus]
Least Concern
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Bare-Faced Ibis
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Phimosus infuscatus
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Brazil

Platalea

Roseate Spoonbill [Platalea ajaja]
Least Concern
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Roseate Spoonbill
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Platalea ajaja
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Costa Rica

Platalea

Eurasian Spoonbill [Platalea leucorodia leucorodia]
Least Concern
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Eurasian Spoonbill
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Platalea leucorodia leucorodia
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Sri Lanka

Plegadis

Glossy Ibis [Plegadis falcinellus]
Least Concern
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Glossy Ibis
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Plegadis falcinellus
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Botswana

Theristicus

Plumbeous Ibis [Theristicus caerulescens]
Least Concern
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Plumbeous Ibis
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Theristicus caerulescens
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Brazil

Theristicus

Buff-Necked Ibis [Theristicus caudatus]
Least Concern
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Buff-Necked Ibis
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Theristicus caudatus
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Brazil

Threskiornis

African Sacred Ibis [Threskiornis aethiopicus]
Least Concern
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African Sacred Ibis
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Threskiornis aethiopicus
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Ethiopia

Threskiornis

Black-Headed Ibis [Threskiornis melanocephalus]
Near Threatened
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Black-Headed Ibis
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Threskiornis melanocephalus
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Sri Lanka
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