Ardea cocoi (Linnaeus, 1766)

Fernandez, Juan Manuel, Thomann, Luz, Fandiño, Blas, Cajade, Rodrigo & Hernando, Alejandra, 2021, An annotated checklist of birds of Paraje Tres Cerros, Corrientes province, Argentina, Check List 17 (2), pp. 415-443: 424

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/17.2.415

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5465430

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/9278B873-FFF7-FFB2-DE11-230BFB721225

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Ardea cocoi (Linnaeus, 1766)
status

 

Ardea cocoi (Linnaeus, 1766)  

Figure 3H

Observations. ARGENTINA • Multiple (no sexual dimorphism); Corrientes, La Cruz, Paraje Tres Cerros; 29°06′19′′S, 056°55′25′′W. Several individuals, recorded in all seasons, foraging near or in shallow water GoogleMaps   .

Identification. Largest of the herons. Black on head. Mainly grey over back and wings.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Pelecaniformes

Family

Ardeidae

Genus

Ardea