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Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 13th February 2020, 22:43
Replies: 19
Views: 641
Posted By mb1848
If the description matches Spanish Imperial Eagle...

If the description matches Spanish Imperial Eagle does A colsoni have precedence over adelberti?
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 9th February 2020, 17:40
Replies: 19
Views: 641
Posted By mb1848
Interesting thread! In the alt Sithsonian link it...

Interesting thread! In the alt Sithsonian link it says NH has photo copy of original from Hambrey municipal libraries. This must be the work of Richmond. I would like to see photocopy!
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 19th January 2020, 22:18
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By mb1848
PERHAPS BECAUSE Wagler lists boraquira as the...

PERHAPS BECAUSE Wagler lists boraquira as the first species of this genera?
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/233421#page/338/mode/1up .
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Monday 13th January 2020, 04:59
Replies: 445
Views: 18,210
Posted By mb1848
• argoondah as in "Coturnix Argoondah" SYKES...

• argoondah as in "Coturnix Argoondah" SYKES 1832.
In 1841 argoodah was described as "of the natives" in other words an autochthonym .
Coturnix Argunda.) Fig. 1749. Die nähere Kenntniß der...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 8th January 2020, 05:13
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By mb1848
10721 is the August 2019 e-Bird number.

10721 is the August 2019 e-Bird number.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 8th January 2020, 04:18
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By mb1848
https://birdsoftheworld.org/ 10,721 species...

https://birdsoftheworld.org/
10,721 species accounts
integrates content from several renowned ornithological resources, including Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, ....
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Wednesday 8th January 2020, 03:09
Replies: 12
Views: 634
Posted By mb1848
Wonder who came up with a name like 'igoterra'?...

Wonder who came up with a name like 'igoterra'? Nutcracker.
Terra :
Noun,
earth; land. from Dictionary dot com.
Borrowed into English from Latin around 1605–15.
Ig. Immunoglobulin. Dictionary dot com.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 5th January 2020, 07:06
Replies: 445
Views: 18,210
Posted By mb1848
Good job Björn on lyardi as Mr. Jobling in his...

Good job Björn on lyardi as Mr. Jobling in his Key accepts it was named for Layard. I found an obituary for Edwin Birchall from birchalli. Page 23 of The Entomologist's Monthly Magazine, Volume...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 3rd January 2020, 19:16
Replies: 2
Views: 238
Posted By mb1848
A Glossary of Greek...

A Glossary of Greek Birds
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/45498#page/11/mode/1up .
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 2nd January 2020, 18:02
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By mb1848
Diamond 1969 Am. Museum...

Diamond 1969 Am. Museum Nov
http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/bitstream/handle/2246/3080//v2/dspace/ingest/pdfSource/nov/N2284.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y .
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 1st January 2020, 19:53
Replies: 445
Views: 18,210
Posted By mb1848
• birchalli as in "Catharus birchalli" SEEBOHM...

• birchalli as in "Catharus birchalli" SEEBOHM 1881 (OD here)
[today's Key; here: "Eponym ... Wynne 1969, cautiously suggests ..."] businessman Edwin Birchall. Edwin's brother Henry Birchall...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 1st January 2020, 17:42
Replies: 445
Views: 18,210
Posted By mb1848
lyardi as in "Crypturornis soui lyardi"...

lyardi as in "Crypturornis soui lyardi" MIRANDA-RIBEIRO1938
Edgar Leopold Layard had posts in Brazil, where he collected birds for Arthur Hay (1824–1878). Marquess of Tweedale. Todd stated "A few...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 29th December 2019, 00:46
Replies: 22
Views: 1,841
Posted By mb1848
Administration of the estate of Wilfred STALKER...

Administration of the estate of Wilfred STALKER of Loughrigg House, Ambleside in the County of Westmorland, Naturalist, who died 10th of January 1910 at South West Dutch New Guinea, a...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 28th December 2019, 02:05
Replies: 22
Views: 1,841
Posted By mb1848
Thank you Björn for your work on this...

Thank you Björn for your work on this extravaganza. In a small pamphlet self published by Mathews in 1942 is a list of his collectors and then a list of people in Australia who sent him small...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 14th December 2019, 19:50
Replies: 445
Views: 18,210
Posted By mb1848
Thank you Björn for your posts! Very interesting...

Thank you Björn for your posts! Very interesting to me. The sales catalogue of the Leverian Museum is an intersting document but no shanbu nor shanhu.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 9th December 2019, 06:32
Replies: 185
Views: 56,231
Posted By mb1848
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/92528#pag...

https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/92528#page/3/mode/1up .
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 6th December 2019, 18:35
Replies: 185
Views: 56,231
Posted By mb1848
Not sure if this is any...

Not sure if this is any better?
https://iiif.lib.harvard.edu/manifests/view/drs:24227541$7i .
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 13th November 2019, 06:47
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By mb1848
Plate...

Plate 60:
https://rmda.kulib.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/item/rb00000005#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=229&r=0&xywh=76%2C2692%2C4412%2C1714...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 9th November 2019, 03:49
Replies: 214
Views: 61,251
Posted By mb1848
Laurent. You mentioned Leucolia: "This name has...

Laurent. You mentioned Leucolia: "This name has been little used outside of the French literature." I wonder if this publication makes a designation of a type? It mentions the generic name 34...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 9th November 2019, 03:00
Replies: 5
Views: 495
Posted By mb1848
Thank you Laurent. In Dickinson & Lebosse 2018...

Thank you Laurent. In Dickinson & Lebosse 2018 and as to T. Estella footnote 230 states "We consider that this credit to d’Orbigny alone implies that the authors believed the plate would appear...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 8th November 2019, 05:07
Replies: 5
Views: 495
Posted By mb1848
Dickinson & Lebosse 2018 Zoological Bibliography...

Dickinson & Lebosse 2018 Zoological Bibliography vol. 5 No. 5.
http://www.avespress.com/featured-periodicals . Uses 1839 for both...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 7th November 2019, 23:10
Replies: 6
Views: 1,923
Posted By mb1848
Vol. 6, No. 8 (10 September 2019) Dickinson, E.C....

Vol. 6, No. 8 (10 September 2019)
Dickinson, E.C. & L. Raty – Necessary corrections to `A review of the authorship and dates of publication of birds newly described from the "Voyage de la Coquille"...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Tuesday 29th October 2019, 00:04
Replies: 445
Views: 18,210
Posted By mb1848
Turton 1800 lists the bird and calls it shanbu...

Turton 1800 lists the bird and calls it shanbu with a 'b'.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/223689#page/510/mode/1up .
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 27th October 2019, 00:12
Replies: 445
Views: 18,210
Posted By mb1848
The Gmelin reference to Latham does not make...

The Gmelin reference to Latham does not make sense to me and refers to a heron. Edit sorry an Ibis article said v. iii p. 37.
Latham's supplement refers to this bird and the type specimen was in the...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 25th October 2019, 05:42
Replies: 445
Views: 18,210
Posted By mb1848
I agree with Björn. Very interesting I only wish...

I agree with Björn. Very interesting I only wish I could add something. Sherborn lists Shanhu and refers to Gray. So Gray's Genera lists...
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