Scientific name Tigrisoma
Higher classification Heron
|Lower classifications Rufescent tiger heron, Bare‑throated tiger heron, Fasciated tiger heron|
Tigrisoma is a genus of heron in the family Ardeidae. Established by William John Swainson in 1827, it contains the following species:
The name Tigrisoma is a combination of two Greek words: tigris, meaning "tiger" and somā, meaning "body".
Rufescent tiger heron soco boi tigrisoma lineatum
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