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Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 21st January 2018, 04:40
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By mb1848
Don Roberson's Bird Families of the World website...

Don Roberson's Bird Families of the World website says: "...Fregin et al. (2012) proposed treating the genus Scotocerca as a separate family "Scotocercidae." [Ironically it later became the name for...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 20th January 2018, 03:13
Replies: 7
Views: 281
Posted By mb1848
Section...

Section X:
https://www.hbw.com/dictionary/standard-abbreviations-and-symbols .
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 20th January 2018, 03:08
Replies: 3
Views: 649
Posted By mb1848
OD,...

OD, https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27147422#page/464/mode/1up .
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 19th January 2018, 19:29
Replies: 7
Views: 281
Posted By mb1848
Some off his birds listed in a book has...

Some off his birds listed in a book has :
"Marudo-Bay B. Z. M. Nr. 30431/2. F. u. S. Pagel

leg." Berlin Zoological Museum not sure what F. u. S. Pagel refers...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 18th January 2018, 21:45
Replies: 144
Views: 32,161
Posted By mb1848
Richmond published a little note in a 1902 Auk...

Richmond published a little note in a 1902 Auk saying Lesson's name Vestipedes is equivilent to Eriocnemis and should be used.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15932670#page/125/mode/1up .
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 18th January 2018, 00:11
Replies: 144
Views: 32,161
Posted By mb1848
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/180984#pa...

https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/180984#page/264/mode/1up .
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19574#page/322/mode/1up .
Not sure what pl. 29 & 30 are
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Tuesday 9th January 2018, 19:22
Replies: 23
Views: 752
Posted By mb1848
Another failure Ridgwayornis. Gr. ορνις ornis,...

Another failure Ridgwayornis. Gr. ορνις ornis, ορνιθος ornithos bird. Diagnosis not yet seen (A. Bertoni 1926, Revista de la Sociedad Cientifica del Paraguay, 2 (1) (1925), 69).
"Long out of print...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Tuesday 9th January 2018, 19:05
Replies: 23
Views: 752
Posted By mb1848
Sorry Mr. Jobling I like simple but not simple...

Sorry Mr. Jobling I like simple but not simple but wrong.
Donkorella
Diagnosis not yet seen (Boetticher 1944, Zoologischer Anzeiger, 145, 26).
Still not seen but:
Two small kinds of parrot inhabit...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Tuesday 9th January 2018, 17:36
Replies: 23
Views: 752
Posted By mb1848
Stepaniania Diagnosis not yet seen (Kashin 1982,...

Stepaniania Diagnosis not yet seen (Kashin 1982, Ornitologiya, 17, 184).
Three papers describe this name as novum nomen for Pyrgilauda Verraux 1871.
So the diagnosis for genus Stepaniania is that of...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 8th January 2018, 03:19
Replies: 24
Views: 1,743
Posted By mb1848
"This is surely wrong? Isn't Red-flanked Bluetail...

"This is surely wrong? Isn't Red-flanked Bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus already on the NACC list, already with that scientific name?"
Yes from a 1982 Attu Island...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 5th January 2018, 12:47
Replies: 23
Views: 752
Posted By mb1848
Using Laurent's technique I found Boettinger...

Using Laurent's technique I found Boettinger subgenus Pseudogallirex.
https://books.google.com/books?id=U18hAQAAMAAJ&dq=Senckenbergiana%2C+++volume+28&focus=searchwithinvolume&q=Mearns+1915 .
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 5th January 2018, 12:25
Replies: 23
Views: 752
Posted By mb1848
Thanks Bjorn "A New System of Nomenclature,...

Thanks Bjorn "A New System of Nomenclature, illustrated by a List of British Birds, by Rev. Francis Orpen Morris, in Wood's The Naturalist, vol 2, pp.122-127" Also on page 125 is Seisura which Mr....
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 4th January 2018, 23:48
Replies: 23
Views: 752
Posted By mb1848
Sorry for the mistake. Here is the limited...

Sorry for the mistake. Here is the limited Google Book of Spelectoides.
https://books.google.com/books?id=U18hAQAAMAAJ&dq=Senckenbergiana%2C+++volume+28&focus=searchwithinvolume&q=Spelectoides .
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 4th January 2018, 19:50
Replies: 23
Views: 752
Posted By mb1848
In the Key it says diagnosis not seen for...

In the Key it says diagnosis not seen for Oroanassa (J. Peters 1930, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist., 39 (7), 276).
Subgenus Oroanassa subgen. nov.
Diagnosis—Nuptual crest as in Calherodius; bill as in...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 4th January 2018, 19:08
Replies: 23
Views: 752
Posted By mb1848
"diagnosis not seen" for genus names in the Key A through S

Mr. Jobling says there are a few genus names from A through part of T in the Key he has still not seen the diagnosis. One mentioned was Philipinetta, the dignosis was available from a review of the...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 3rd January 2018, 18:59
Replies: 13
Views: 601
Posted By mb1848
Re the papers of Boettinger. I see in the Key...

Re the papers of Boettinger. I see in the Key you had not seen the subgenus Philippinetta Boettinger for Anas luzonica Fraser in FESTSCHRIFT OF PROFESSOR EMBRIK STRAND III 9/11/1937 page...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 16:14
Replies: 13
Views: 601
Posted By mb1848
I think Lady is not the proper term. Officially...

I think Lady is not the proper term. Officially there is no royalty in Indonesia but many sultans and princes continue to exist. Lady in English means a woman of superior social position,...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 07:04
Replies: 6
Views: 608
Posted By mb1848
I think (?) Treubia is an e-jornal only...

I think (?) Treubia is an e-jornal only publication. I did not see reference to requirements of the Code for new names. Perhaps it is asking too much for tropical third world zoologists to do all...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 1st January 2018, 03:09
Replies: 17
Views: 1,441
Posted By mb1848
"...in which language would that be the correct...

"...in which language would that be the correct pronunciation?"

Try the first Dutch pronouncment.
http://www.pronouncekiwi.com/Scheepmaker's%20Crowned-pigeon
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 29th December 2017, 06:58
Replies: 41
Views: 10,052
Posted By mb1848
In 2012 Richard Klim wrote "Gregory & Dickinson...

In 2012 Richard Klim wrote "Gregory & Dickinson 2012. Clanga has priority over Aquiloides (or how to drop a clanger). Bull BOC 132(2): 135–136.
Quote:
...the correct citation should read:
Clanga...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 28th December 2017, 20:47
Replies: 3
Views: 966
Posted By mb1848
For completeness Laurent posted a link to the...

For completeness Laurent posted a link to the abstract:
Dickinson, Remsen. 2017. Case 3730 — Thamnophilus schistaceus d'Orbigny, 1838 (Aves: Thamnophilidae): proposed conservation of usage by...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 28th December 2017, 20:39
Replies: 26
Views: 7,962
Posted By mb1848
Vol. 4, No. 5 (29 December 2017) Bousquet, Y. –...

Vol. 4, No. 5 (29 December 2017)
Bousquet, Y. – Book catalogues issued for the Leipzig trade fairs and the dating of taxonomic works. Pp. 93-126.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 28th December 2017, 20:37
Replies: 3
Views: 966
Posted By mb1848
Vol. 5, No. 3 (30 November 2017) Dickinson, E.C....

Vol. 5, No. 3 (30 November 2017)
Dickinson, E.C. & A. Lebossé – A study of d’Orbigny’s “Voyage dans l’AmériqueMéridionale”. III. A correction in respect of the split of the Synopsis Avium in the 1837...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 23rd December 2017, 20:54
Replies: 16
Views: 1,528
Posted By mb1848
Yes, a Merry Christmas to all on Birdforum. But I...

Yes, a Merry Christmas to all on Birdforum. But I am getting blue thinking Björn's desk has been cleared off and we will not have any little mysteries to solve.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 22nd December 2017, 21:27
Replies: 2
Views: 374
Posted By mb1848
About Pike nevermind. Nicholas Pike did not...

About Pike nevermind. Nicholas Pike did not collect the algae from California. He sent a collection of a Mrs. & Mr. Frye who did collect in California and sent them to Harvey in Dublin under his...
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