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    TomDerutter replied to the thread Rallidae.
    Will be interesting to see the SACC discussion on this. 1 genus is the conservative approach, but 4 genus-approach seems to line up...
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    TomDerutter replied to the thread Rallidae.
    Aphanapteryx (1868) is older than Cabalus (1872)
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    TomDerutter replied to the thread Latest IOC diary updates.
    I vote for Phyllosoctopus!
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    TomDerutter replied to the thread Furnariidae.
    The SACC proposal has it as Dusky-capped Woodcreeper. I guess it's a simple error.
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    TomDerutter replied to the thread Latest IOC diary updates.
    Fynbos is both an ecoregion and the name for the typical vegetation along the cape coast in South Africa. Lot's of endemic species over...
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    TomDerutter replied to the thread AOU-NACC Proposals 2021.
    I wholeheartedly agree with not using eponyms for a new name (they're not very informative anyway). My take on this is that this species...
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    TomDerutter replied to the thread AOU-NACC Proposals 2021.
    It goes beyond me why they would create a new English name for a species that already has one. Especially one that is not blatantly...
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    TomDerutter replied to the thread AOU-NACC Proposals 2021.
    I don't think Saxicola torquatus will still be on the list, so they simply don't (have to) make a decision on this?
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