Recently changed genus names within the family Herons
 
New name   Vernacular Old name
Ardea alba Linnaeus   1758 Great Egret Casmerodius albus
American Ornithologists' Union,
Fortieth Supplement to American Ornithologists' Union Check-list of North American Birds
The Auk 112, 3 (1995): 819-830
 
 
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