Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Herons, Egrets and Bitterns :: Cocoi Heron

Cocoi Heron Ardea cocoi

Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): White-necked Heron
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Rio Napo, Ecuador - Jan 9, 2006 © William Hull  Llanos, Venezuela - Nov, 1992 © Allen Chartier  Peru - Aug, 2002 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Brazil - Date unknown © Arthur Grosset  Sonso, Colombia - Mar, 2006 © R S Scanlon 
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South America e. and w. of the Andes;
C. Panama from the Tocumen Airport to the Bayano river and e. Darien (lower Tuira River Valley), Colombia, Venezuela, Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, Ecuador, Brazil (Bahia, Chapada Diamantina, Parana, Rio Iguazu), Peru (banks of the Tambopata River, Madre de Dios, Puno), Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay to s. Chile (Aisen, Rio Cruces Sanctuary, Magallanes) and c. Argentina (Chubut).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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