White-necked Heron (species: Ardea pacifica) in ALA: LIRS and surrounds using records to Oct. 2021 (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Ardea pacifica
White-necked Heron

©Arthur Chapman: White-necked Heron at Ballan, Victoria, Australia taken on 26 November 2011
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Pelecaniformes
Family Ardeidae
Genus Ardea
Species Ardea pacifica
Status unspecified



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Local abundance

  • Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia: The White-necked Heron has been recorded only once at Lizard Island, on 23 December 2005, by Birds Australia (Atlas of Living Australia, 25 March 2012).

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