Rufescent Tiger Heron

Tigrisoma lineatum - Onoré rayé

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Pelecaniformes

  • Family
    :

    Ardéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Tigrisoma

  • Species
    :

    lineatum

Descriptor

Boddaert, 1783

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 76 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 840 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Rufescent Tiger Heron (Tigrisoma lineatum) is a species of bird in the Ardeidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Tigrisoma lineatum lineatum (Honduras south to ne Bolivia and Amazonian Brazil)
  • Tigrisoma lineatum marmoratum (se Bolivia to s Brazil and n Argentina)

Foreign names

  • Onoré rayé,
  • Avetigre Colorada,
  • Soco-boi-ferrugem,
  • Marmorreiher,
  • vörhenyes tigrisgém,
  • Rosse Tijgerroerdomp,
  • Airone tigrato rossiccio,
  • Rödhalsad tigerhäger,
  • Rusttigerhegre,
  • tigrovanec čiarkovaný,
  • bukač červenavý,
  • Rødhalset Tigerhejre,
  • ruskotiikerihaikara,
  • martinet tigrat rogenc,
  • tygryska rdzawoszyja,
  • Мраморная тигровая цапля,
  • トラフサギ,
  • 栗虎鹭,
  • 栗虎斑鷺,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands

Geographic range

Illustration

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