Order
Pelecaniformes
Family
Ardeidae
Genus
Ardea
 
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Purple Heron Ardea purpurea

Albert Martínez-Vilalta, Anna Motis, and Guy M. Kirwan
Version: 1.0 — Published January 19, 2016

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Distribution of the Purple Heron - Range Map
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Distribution of the Purple Heron

Recommended Citation

Martínez-Vilalta, A., A. Motis, and G. M. Kirwan (2016). Purple Heron (Ardea purpurea). In Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D. A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. Retrieved from Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive: https://birdsoftheworld.org/hbw/species/purher1/1.0