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Cochlearius cochlearius  (Linnaeus, 1766)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 174873

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Cochlearius cochlearia (Linnaeus, 1766)
  Common Name(s): Garza cucharón [Spanish]
    Boat-billed Heron [English]
    Savacou huppé [French]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPelecaniformes  – Pelicans, pélicans, Ibises, ibis, Herons, hérons  
                            FamilyArdeidae Leach, 1820 – Bitterns, Egrets, Herons  
                               SubfamilyCochleariinae Chenu & Des Murs, 1854  
                                  GenusCochlearius Brisson, 1760  
                                     SpeciesCochlearius cochlearius (Linnaeus, 1766) – Garza cucharón, Boat-billed Heron, Savacou huppé  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Subspecies Cochlearius cochlearius cochlearius (Linnaeus, 1766)  
                                        Subspecies Cochlearius cochlearius panamensis Griscom, 1926  
                                        Subspecies Cochlearius cochlearius phillipsi Dickerman, 1973  
                                        Subspecies Cochlearius cochlearius ridgwayi Dickerman, 1973  
                                        Subspecies Cochlearius cochlearius zeledoni (Ridgway, 1885)  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Cochlearius cochlearius    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: AOU Check-List (07-2005), website (version Jul-2005)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "LIST OF THE 2,037 BIRD SPECIES (WITH SCIENTIFIC AND ENGLISH NAMES) KNOWN FROM THE A.O.U. CHECK-LIST AREA" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated with Supplements 42-46), maintained at   
  Reference for: Cochlearius cochlearius, Boat-billed Heron [English]   
  Source: AOU Check-List (08-2011), website (version Aug-2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "Check-list of North American Birds - List of the 2,078 Bird Species Known From the A.O.U. Check-list Area" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated with Supplements 42-52), maintained at   
  Reference for: Cochlearius cochlearius, Boat-billed Heron [English], Savacou huppé [French]   
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Garza cucharón[Spanish]   
  Source: IOC World Bird List, Master List v2.9, website (version 2.9)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Master list and sub-lists are maintained at, and 'virtually replace' Gill & Wright 2006 (Birds of the World, Recommended English Names)   
  Reference for: Cochlearius cochlearius, Boat-billed Heron [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cochlearius cochlearius   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.01.25, website (version 25-Jan-11)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Cochlearius cochlearius   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Birds of the World: Recommended English Names   
  Page(s): ix + 259   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-12827-8   
  Notes: Includes a CD-ROM with the full dataset   
  Reference for: Cochlearius cochlearius, Boat-billed Heron [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Taylor, Rowland H., Gary W. Kaiser, and Mark C. Drever  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Eradication of Norway Rats for Recovery of Seabird Habitat on Langara Island, British Columbia   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Restoration Ecology, vol. 8, issue 2   
  Page(s): 151-160   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Cochlearius cochlearius   

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