Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Herons, Egrets and Bitterns :: Bare-throated Tiger-Heron
Bare-throated Tiger-Heron Tigrisoma mexicanum
Described by: Swainson (1834)
Alternate common name(s): Bare-throated Tiger Heron, Bare-throated Tiger-heron, Mexican Tiger-heron
Old scientific name(s): Heterocnus cabanisi
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RangeCentral America and ex. nw. South America;
Mexico from s. Sonora, s. San Luis Potosi, s. Tamaulipas and the Yucatan (Cancun Is. and Cozumel Is.) s. to Guatemala, Belize (Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary), Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Pearl Is. and Coiba Is. and ex. nw. Colombia (lower Atrato Valley, Uraba region).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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