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 Butorides striata

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2014 Not Recognised
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2005 Least Concern
2004 Not Recognised
2000 Not Recognised
1994 Not Recognised
1988 Not Recognised

Species attributes

Migratory status full migrant Forest dependency Low
Land mass type   Average mass 184 g

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage Resident
Angola Native Extant       Yes
Antigua and Barbuda Unknown Extant        
Argentina Native Extant        
Australia Native Extant        
Bahrain Vagrant Extant   Yes    
Bangladesh Native Extant        
Barbados Unknown Extant        
Benin Native Extant        
Bermuda (to UK) Vagrant Extant     Yes  
Bhutan Native Extant        
Bolivia Native Extant        
Botswana Native Extant        
Brazil Native Extant        
British Indian Ocean Territory Native Extant Yes      
Brunei Native Extant        
Burkina Faso Native Extant        
Burundi Native Extant        
Cambodia Native Extant        
Cameroon Native Extant        
Central African Republic Native Extant        
Chad Native Extant        
Chile Native Extant        
China (mainland) Native Extant        
Christmas Island (to Australia) Vagrant Extant        
Colombia Native Extant        
Comoros Native Extant        
Congo Native Extant        
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the Native Extant        
Costa Rica Native Extant        
Côte d'Ivoire Native Extant        
Djibouti Native Extant        
Dominica Unknown Extant        
Ecuador Native Extant        
Egypt Native Extant        
Equatorial Guinea Native Extant        
Eritrea Native Extant        
Ethiopia Native Extant        
Falkland Islands (Malvinas) Vagrant Extant        
Fiji Native Extant       Yes
French Guiana Native Extant        
French Polynesia Native Extant        
Gabon Native Extant        
Gambia Native Extant        
Ghana Native Extant        
Guadeloupe (to France) Unknown Extant        
Guam (to USA) Native Extant   Yes    
Guinea Native Extant        
Guinea-Bissau Native Extant        
Guyana Native Extant        
India Native Extant        
Indonesia Native Extant        
Iran, Islamic Republic of Native Extant       Yes
Israel Native Extant Yes      
Japan Native Extant        
Jordan Vagrant Extant        
Kenya Native Extant        
Laos Native Extant        
Liberia Native Extant        
Madagascar Native Extant        
Malawi Native Extant        
Malaysia Native Extant        
Maldives Native Extant Yes      
Mali Native Extant        
Martinique (to France) Unknown Extant        
Mauritania Native Extant        
Mauritius Native Extant        
Mayotte (to France) Native Extant        
Micronesia, Federated States of Native Extant   Yes    
Montserrat (to UK) Unknown Extant        
Mozambique Native Extant        
Myanmar Native Extant        
Namibia Native Extant        
Nepal Native Extant        
New Caledonia (to France) Native Extant        
Niger Native Extant        
Nigeria Native Extant        
North Korea Native Extant Yes      
Northern Mariana Islands (to USA) Native Extant   Yes    
Oman Native Extant       Yes
Pakistan Native Extant        
Palau Native Extant   Yes    
Panama Native Extant        
Papua New Guinea Native Extant        
Paraguay Native Extant        
Peru Native Extant        
Philippines Native Extant        
Qatar Native Extant   Yes    
Réunion (to France) Native Extant        
Russia (Asian) Native Extant        
Rwanda Native Extant        
São Tomé e Príncipe Native Extant        
Saudi Arabia Native Extant       Yes
Senegal Native Extant        
Seychelles Native Extant        
Sierra Leone Native Extant        
Singapore Native Extant        
Solomon Islands Native Extant        
Somalia Native Extant        
South Africa Native Extant        
South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands Native Extant        
South Korea Native Extant        
South Sudan Native Extant       Yes
Sri Lanka Native Extant        
St Helena (to UK) Vagrant Extant        
St Kitts and Nevis Unknown Extant        
St Lucia Unknown Extant        
St Vincent and the Grenadines Vagrant Extant        
Sudan Native Extant        
Suriname Native Extant        
Swaziland Native Extant        
Taiwan (China) Native Extant        
Tanzania Native Extant        
Thailand Native Extant        
Timor-Leste Native Extant       Yes
Togo Native Extant        
Trinidad and Tobago Native Extant        
Uganda Native Extant        
United Arab Emirates Native Extant       Yes
Uruguay Native Extant Yes      
Vanuatu Native Extant       Yes
Venezuela Native Extant        
Vietnam Native Extant        
Yemen Native Extant       Yes
Zambia Native Extant        
Zimbabwe Native Extant        

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
Philippines Pagbilao and Tayabas Bay site factsheet

Utilisation

Purpose Primary form used Life stage used Source Scale Level Timing
Food (human) Whole Adults and juveniles Wild Subsistence, National Non-trivial Recent
Pets Whole Adults and juveniles Wild International Non-trivial Recent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Butorides striata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/07/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/07/2014.

This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.

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Key facts
Current IUCN Red List category Not Recognised
Family Ardeidae (Herons)
Species name author (Linnaeus, 1758)
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species
- Projected distributions under climate change