English Name Fasciated Tiger-Heron
Scientific Name Tigrisoma fasciatum
German Name Streifenreiher
Spanish Name Avetigre Oscura
French Name Onoré fascié
Fasciated Tiger-Heron
Peters Family Name ARDEIDAE(Tigrisomatinae):Tiger Herons Order 342.0
Sibley Monroe Family Name ARDEIDAE:Herons,Bitterns,Egrets Order 3787.0
Gill Family Name ARDEIDAE:Herons,Egrets,Bitterns Order 510.0
New 2013 Family Name ARDEIDAE:Herons,Egrets and Bitterns Order 346.0
English Synonyms
  • Salmon's Tiger-Heron(salmoni)
$~Note:T.m.fremitus treated as subspecies by Hellmayr & Conover,1948,Field Museum of Natural History,Zoological Series,pt.1,no.2,p.227.
Authority (Such 1825)
Habitat gravel bars,boulders in fast foothills & lower mtn streams;lowlands-1800m
Breeding No information