Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
IUCN Red List
  • Egretta novaehollandiae (Latham, 1790)
BOLDS images II Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
Birdlife International links resource
CalPhotos
  • Egretta novaehollandiae
Clements Checklist resource
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Species
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Egretta novaehollandiae
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
  • Ardea novaehollandiae
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
Environments
GBIF Elevation Data Species
Genome 10K Project Vertebrates
  • Egretta novaehollandiae
Global Biotic Interactions Species
BOLDS images II Species
IUCN Red List
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BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
PNG_Birds Species
PlanetScott.com images
  • Egretta novaehollandiae
Sailinsteve
  • Egretta novaehollandiae
Avibase - IOC World Bird Names (2011)
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IUCN Structured Data
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Egretta novaehollandiae
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012
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Species
The Biodiversity of Tamborine Mountain
Vimeo resource
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Species
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia
iNaturalist Images Species

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