Ardeidae


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Related to Ardeidae: Threskiornithidae
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2004, "Nesting of Phalacrocoracidae, Threskiornithidae and Ardeidae at Ahmedabad Zoo", Newsletter for Birdwatchers, 44(3), 43-44.
Ducks (Anatidae) are most diverse (17 species), but several species of geese (3), grebes (4), Ardeidae (herons and egrets, 5), rails (5) and waders (Scolopacidae, 3) are also present.
Japanese encephalitis virus is maintained in nature in a cycle involving mosquitoes and birds belonging to the family Ardeidae (10).
McKilligan (University of Southern Queensland) describes the 14 birds species in the family Ardeidae currently living in Australia, and characterizes their distribution and movement, lifespan, feeding and breeding behavior, population size, and conservation status.
ARDEIDAE - Real: Nycticorax nycticorax, Syrigma sibilatrix, Casmerodius alba; Null: Ardeola ibis, Butorides striatus, Egretta thula, Ardea cocoi.
A infecção ocorre quando a cercária encontra o peixe e penetra na superfície do corpo, formando a metacercária que alcança o hospedeiro definitivo quando o peixe é ingerido por aves, principalmente da família Ardeidae (Hoffman e Putz, 1965; Berra e Au, 1978; Baker e Bulow, 1985; Steedman, 1991).