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Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 15th September 2018, 21:40
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By mb1848
Struthio molybdophanes A transport of animals...

Struthio molybdophanes
A transport of animals recently allegedly from Somaliland through the intermediation of the animal dealer Hagenbeck to Europe has brought this new Strauss to us. A copy is...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 15th September 2018, 18:49
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By mb1848
Original description of all species and subspecies of birds

I do not do mammals . Mr. Jobling is done with 2k+ original diagnosis of the bird genus. Next species.
Tinamus tao kleei
Crypturus Kleei.



C. pileo nigro punotulis albis adsperso; gula...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 15th September 2018, 03:37
Replies: 2
Views: 217
Posted By mb1848
Bohndorff published a list of birds from Afrika...

Bohndorff published a list of birds from Afrika for sale in a 1893 Ornithologische Monatsberichte showing he was living in Berlin.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101392#page/54/mode/1up...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 14th September 2018, 17:45
Replies: 6
Views: 409
Posted By mb1848
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/141467#pa...

https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/141467#page/772/mode/1up .
Subgenus under Cardinalis for Zapatecas bird. "occ Zapatecas' Western Zapatecas?
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 14th September 2018, 04:48
Replies: 23
Views: 2,085
Posted By mb1848
Claudia E. R. Hartert. Cast in...

Claudia E. R. Hartert.
Cast in Bronze.
http://www.roll-of-honour.com/Hertfordshire/Tring.html.
If in error it is a very permanent error.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 13th September 2018, 23:51
Replies: 124
Views: 12,718
Posted By mb1848
[QUOTE][the Plate seems missing/QUOTE] Possibly...

[QUOTE][the Plate seems missing/QUOTE]
Possibly here:
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110082#page/779/mode/1up .
Yes. "Elaenia lundi, p. 344, pl. 8, f. 1; Myiopatis superciliaris (Lund), p....
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 13th September 2018, 23:25
Replies: 19
Views: 519
Posted By mb1848
Thanks for trying!

Thanks for trying!
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 13th September 2018, 16:23
Replies: 23
Views: 2,085
Posted By mb1848
Martin found Claudine Bernardine Elisabeth...

Martin found Claudine Bernardine Elisabeth Endriss born 21.06.1863 in Coesfeld.in the Ortsfamilienbuch Coesfeld. So I think Bernardine was given at birth. Claudia E. R. Hartert is her name in...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 12th September 2018, 20:49
Replies: 23
Views: 2,085
Posted By mb1848
On Hartert's son's grave his Mother is Claudia E....

On Hartert's son's grave his Mother is Claudia E. R. Hartert.
E is for Elisabeth and R for Reinhard.
https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/111881/HARTERT,%20JOACHIM%20CHARLES .
A thought: From...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Monday 10th September 2018, 08:15
Replies: 19
Views: 519
Posted By mb1848
I am completely satisfied with the pinpointing. ...

I am completely satisfied with the pinpointing. Charles Hose is a known entity. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Hose . His brother Ernest less so. And his cousin even less. But there were...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Monday 10th September 2018, 07:35
Replies: 5
Views: 228
Posted By mb1848
Birds of British Columbia v. 1 non-passerines...

Birds of British Columbia v. 1 non-passerines 1990.Campbell et al
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Monday 10th September 2018, 00:00
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By mb1848
Stanton J. Ware, '34BSE, '37AM, '42PHD,...

Stanton J. Ware, '34BSE, '37AM, '42PHD, Indialantic FL, Dec 11, 1992
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 9th September 2018, 20:51
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By mb1848
Mr. Spence describe the subspecies in a local...

Mr. Spence describe the subspecies in a local bird club publication. But "the paper is
mimeographed, it does not constitute a valid description" Is that true in this epublished future?
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 9th September 2018, 17:24
Replies: 5
Views: 228
Posted By mb1848
Birds of British Columbia says "Wilfred J....

Birds of British Columbia says "Wilfred J. Plowden-Wardlaw lived in Vancouver from 1940 to 1945 and from 1960 to the present." I have seen him described as a lawyer.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 9th September 2018, 04:38
Replies: 19
Views: 519
Posted By mb1848
Ernest Hose's middle name may start with an S....

Ernest Hose's middle name may start with an S. but I'm not sure. Ernest Hose brother of Charles Hose 1863-1929. Edward Shaw Hose his cousin collected also and he was born in 1871 and died in 1946. ...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 8th September 2018, 21:56
Replies: 2
Views: 184
Posted By mb1848
He is listed in Leonore but no new...

He is listed in Leonore but no new information.
Maybe K. is for K-night
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 29th August 2018, 03:46
Replies: 54
Views: 17,393
Posted By mb1848
Nomenclator animalium generum et subgenerum: Im...

Nomenclator animalium generum et subgenerum: Im auftrage der Preussischen akademie der wissenschaften zu Berlin, Volume 5 1936.
Schoeniparus [pro Schaeniparus Al. Hume 1874] Sharpe & Murie Zool. Rec....
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 27th August 2018, 23:57
Replies: 68
Views: 29,077
Posted By mb1848
Reprinted in a 1912...

Reprinted in a 1912 Auk.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54327#page/275/mode/1up .
C. melanops?
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 26th August 2018, 20:48
Replies: 6
Views: 244
Posted By mb1848
A better citation curtesy of J. Hume Reappraisal...

A better citation curtesy of J. Hume Reappraisal of the parrots of the Mascarene Islands 2007.
Coquerel, C. (1864) Catalogue des animaux qui se rencontrent à la Réunion: Oiseaux. Bulletin de la...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 26th August 2018, 20:30
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By mb1848
The obituary said he was 84. His grave says he...

The obituary said he was 84. His grave says he was in his 85th year which is the same thing. Except for your birthday. So he was born in 1869 before June 26,...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 26th August 2018, 15:21
Replies: 6
Views: 244
Posted By mb1848
Athanase-Laurent-Charles Coquerel the Father has...

Athanase-Laurent-Charles Coquerel the Father has his own Wikipedia page. He had a professional relationship with Baron George Cuvier.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Athanase_Laurent_Charles_Coquerel .
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 25th August 2018, 21:42
Replies: 6
Views: 244
Posted By mb1848
Coccothraustes Moreli, Coquerel Catalogue des...

Coccothraustes Moreli, Coquerel Catalogue des Oiseaux qui se rencontrent à la Réunion. Bulletin de la Société d'Acclimatation et d'Histoire Naturelle de l'île de la Réunion V. II p. 18
January...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 25th August 2018, 05:27
Replies: 21
Views: 589
Posted By mb1848
I like, Voyage aux îles Mangareva first because...

I like, Voyage aux îles Mangareva first because it is signed by P. Lesson on page 2. Piere or Primavere? Book has annotations by R-P Lesson. (Where?) Also because it mentions lanius gambieranus a...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 24th August 2018, 19:01
Replies: 21
Views: 589
Posted By mb1848
Pierre Adolphe Lesson went from the Marquesas to...

Pierre Adolphe Lesson went from the Marquesas to Chiloe islands and went north to El Salvador San Blas and...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 24th August 2018, 01:33
Replies: 20
Views: 529
Posted By mb1848
The Swedish word skuggsång I have seen translated...

The Swedish word skuggsång I have seen translated as Subsong. Subsong describes a behavior where birds sing quietly.
http://earbirding.com/blog/archives/2910 .
Pretty sure dawn song is at dawn like...
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