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Species profile—Egretta picata (pied heron)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Ardeidae (herons, egrets and bitterns) → Egretta picata (pied heron)

Photo of Egretta picata (pied heron) - Queensland Government,1979

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Ardeidae (herons, egrets and bitterns)
Scientific name
Egretta picata Gould, 1845
Common name
pied heron
WildNet taxon ID
1833
Synonym(s)
Ardea picata
Alternate name(s)
pied egret
white-headed egret
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
All 3

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1833

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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