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Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 28th March 2020, 07:03
Replies: 78
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Posted By mb1848
Re: Proposal 2020 C-6 page 23 of...

Re: Proposal 2020 C-6 page 23 of :
https://americanornithology.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/2020-C.pdf .
Does not address Bird Forum's read on this....
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 23rd March 2020, 16:32
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By mb1848
Thanks Laurent! With Gymnasio gone for Puerto...

Thanks Laurent! With Gymnasio gone for Puerto Rico owl if NACC goes with 2a the genus is Psiloscops Coues 1899 but really the author is Sharpe April 1899 Coues was published in June 1899. Sharpe...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 22nd March 2020, 22:36
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By mb1848
Sorry for misspelling the author's name. In...

Sorry for misspelling the author's name.

In the 2020 AOS proposal there is 2020B-9 proposal to move Megascops nudipes to Gymnasio Bonaparte?

But Bonaparte listed both Puerto Rican and Cuban...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 22nd March 2020, 03:43
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By mb1848
yikes I wonder how many repeted errors through...

yikes I wonder how many repeted errors through time still are hidden in 10,000 bird names? Thanks Martin for starting all this. I wonder if Vieillot is to blame and not Labaye? He published an owl...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 21st March 2020, 16:24
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By mb1848
Thank you Björn. Bonaparte lists both Daudin and...

Thank you Björn.
Bonaparte lists both Daudin and Lebaye.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/48620#page/553/mode/1up .
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 21st March 2020, 14:18
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By mb1848
Thanks Laurent and Björn. I see now and agree...

Thanks Laurent and Björn. I see now and agree with your analysis on King/Vigor Laurent. Björn I was looking for a citation where Vigors commented on Temmincck's taxonomy. Not according to...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 21st March 2020, 01:55
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By mb1848
No two different taxa. But yes, possibly.. The...

No two different taxa. But yes, possibly.. The author of the Zoological Journal article is Vigors. But Vigors makes it clear the descriptions are by King. But I think Vigors came up with nana from...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 20th March 2020, 07:07
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By mb1848
St. nana Temm mentioned again in Isis...

St. nana Temm mentioned again in Isis 1828.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13245244#page/188/mode/1up .
Hellmayr said
Dies ist ein Irrtum Boie (1826) schließt in der Gattung Glaucidium...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 20th March 2020, 05:28
Replies: 195
Views: 60,295
Posted By mb1848
Thank you so much Laurent! Doubly because my...

Thank you so much Laurent! Doubly because my county closed all the courts. I now have 1054 pages to read.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 19th March 2020, 19:35
Replies: 195
Views: 60,295
Posted By mb1848
I got excited reading a tweet from JSTOR: You...

I got excited reading a tweet from JSTOR:

You can search all open access content on JSTOR without a login - there's more than 6,000 ebooks and over 150 journals: https://jstor.org/open/

But it was...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 18th March 2020, 21:49
Replies: 78
Views: 5,734
Posted By mb1848
Nutcracker wrote . I thought I saw a Common...

Nutcracker wrote . I thought I saw a Common Kingfisher ssp bengalensis from a migrant trap coastal central Californis on September 2, 2011. I described it as light red and grey bumble bee pattern...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 15th March 2020, 16:38
Replies: 195
Views: 60,295
Posted By mb1848
A. rufa is dated sometimes as 1799 but Richmond...

A. rufa is dated sometimes as 1799 but Richmond dated the first link to October 1802. Zoonomen lists the author as Daudin. Zoonomen says Lacepede for genus names and Daudin for specifoc names. But...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 15th March 2020, 03:31
Replies: 80
Views: 13,994
Posted By mb1848
Has this since been published? One of the names...

Has this since been published?
One of the names is derived from the greek word for the sound of emptying the bladder. Maybe the author is just taking the mickey with these names?
Glauco is...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 14th March 2020, 02:15
Replies: 195
Views: 60,295
Posted By mb1848
That citation is to a front matter to the...

That citation is to a front matter to the birds?
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/132091#page/371/mode/1up .
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/132402#page/97/mode/1up...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 12th March 2020, 07:54
Replies: 30
Views: 1,631
Posted By mb1848
Thanks everyone, very interesting. Sorry for...

Thanks everyone, very interesting. Sorry for hijacking thread. Back to HBW. I am strongly contemplating paying the $49. Current price of one bottle of hand sanitizer. To show Cornell that the...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 11th March 2020, 06:16
Replies: 30
Views: 1,631
Posted By mb1848
I am not sure Cyanecula is a properly formed...

I am not sure Cyanecula is a properly formed genus name?
The first user Brisson did not use it as a genus?
http://www.zoonomen.net/cit/RI/Genera/C/c01985a.jpg .
The next user cited it Cyanecula...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 11th March 2020, 05:52
Replies: 195
Views: 60,295
Posted By mb1848
If you find the California Farmer for 1867 I...

If you find the California Farmer for 1867 I would like to see Pipilo Socorroensis Grayson California Farmer and Journal of Useful Sciences 28 (16): 127, Oct. 24, 1867 also.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 8th March 2020, 23:14
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By mb1848
Björn his grave is spelled the German...

Björn his grave is spelled the German...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 5th March 2020, 22:24
Replies: 26
Views: 1,065
Posted By mb1848
Possible type skin of A. colsoni =...

Possible type skin of A. colsoni = MHNGr.OR.3686
http://zoo-collections.museum-grenoble.fr/fr/search-notice/detail/7hwbzvzdmna16r0pace2t1dcyc2kvrn2wpgo47ypro7690ouzk .
Notable specimen.
Happy to...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 4th March 2020, 15:55
Replies: 25
Views: 1,439
Posted By mb1848
No. Life was tough they used the wrappers for...

No.
Life was tough they used the wrappers for lighting fires etc. Also they hated us future peoples with our i-phones and jet packs.
Mr. Burtt in his Alexander Wilson book (2013) discussed this...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Tuesday 3rd March 2020, 13:48
Replies: 26
Views: 1,065
Posted By mb1848
Thanks Laurent I believe Bailly got the story...

Thanks Laurent I believe Bailly got the story wrong. We need DNA . Muséum d’Histoire Naturelle de Grenoble has the Bailly bird skin collection.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Tuesday 3rd March 2020, 06:39
Replies: 26
Views: 1,065
Posted By mb1848
Martin wrote: Could he be this guy...

Martin wrote:
Could he be this guy here:

Quote:
M. Colson, naturaliste, chef de bataillon au 75me de ligne
I have no clue if Achille Colsons bataillon (or any he was associated with) was in Algeria...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 1st March 2020, 05:18
Replies: 232
Views: 27,926
Posted By mb1848
Mr. Jobling: I hope Cornell Corp makes the right...

Mr. Jobling: I hope Cornell Corp makes the right decision. If you see Doc Fitzgerald please tell him that as for me that whole Ivory-billed matter is water under the bridge. Darn I was just...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 13th February 2020, 21:43
Replies: 26
Views: 1,065
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, 16:40
Replies: 26
Views: 1,065
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!
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