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Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 13th November 2019, 06:47
Replies: 11
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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: 210
Views: 59,252
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: 451
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: 451
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: 1,867
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: 350
Views: 14,212
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: 350
Views: 14,212
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: 350
Views: 14,212
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...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 11th October 2019, 07:49
Replies: 350
Views: 14,212
Posted By mb1848
While looking at angelica I found...

While looking at angelica I found archangelica
From the Key: Late L. archangelicus archangelic < archangelus archangel < Gr. αρχαγγελος arkhangelos archangel, chief messenger < αρχων arkhōn,...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 11th October 2019, 05:44
Replies: 163
Views: 49,358
Posted By mb1848
BHL Blog post about Mathews' Birds of Norfolk and...

BHL Blog post about Mathews' Birds of Norfolk and Howe Islands.
https://blog.biodiversitylibrary.org/2019/10/digitising-a-rare-book-for-bhl.html .
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 10th October 2019, 21:00
Replies: 163
Views: 49,358
Posted By mb1848
Thanks Nutcracker. I agree. In an article by...

Thanks Nutcracker. I agree. In an article by Titian Peale (pages 244 on intermittantly ) he says congress printed 100 copies and that Hartlaub reviewed the report. He states his report exists and...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 9th October 2019, 22:00
Replies: 163
Views: 49,358
Posted By mb1848
I had understood this book had been...

I had understood this book had been suppressed.
Explained here: https://www.euppublishing.com/doi/pdfplus/10.3366/E0260954108000132
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 2nd October 2019, 15:21
Replies: 350
Views: 14,212
Posted By mb1848
I agree. Laurent I am wondering if you have seen...

I agree. Laurent I am wondering if you have seen the recently published 9/12/2019:
Типовісерії Pica pica kot Gavrilenko, 1912 та Cynchramus schoeniclus pereversievi Gavrilenko, 1917, які зберігаються...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 2nd October 2019, 04:55
Replies: 350
Views: 14,212
Posted By mb1848
“Danaoides” listed by Mr. Jobling yesterday. The...

“Danaoides” listed by Mr. Jobling yesterday.
The Key: “danaoides
Etymology undiscovered; probably an allusion to the young ostriches which gather into large groups (Gr. myth Danaides, the fifty...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 1st October 2019, 22:56
Replies: 68
Views: 14,338
Posted By mb1848
Veery Nightingale-Thrush....? Maybe Veery dawn...

Veery Nightingale-Thrush....? Maybe Veery dawn and dusk-gale, Veery are not known for singing at night.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 29th September 2019, 04:43
Replies: 350
Views: 14,212
Posted By mb1848
burrowsii just a guess Capt. W. Guy Burrows who...

burrowsii just a guess Capt. W. Guy Burrows who wrote land of the pygmies??
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 28th September 2019, 19:30
Replies: 350
Views: 14,212
Posted By mb1848
maga Etymology undiscovered; perhaps an...

maga
Etymology undiscovered; perhaps an autochthonym; "8. Neue Hebriden mit Neu-caledonien. ... Corvus maga nob. “coronae simillimus” F." (Hartlaub 1854, Journ. für Ornith., 2 (8), 168) (syn....
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 25th September 2019, 20:38
Replies: 85
Views: 9,072
Posted By mb1848
Clement Updates and corrections updated...

Clement Updates and corrections updated 9/25
https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/overview-august-2019/updates-corrections-august-2019/
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 25th September 2019, 16:30
Replies: 163
Views: 49,358
Posted By mb1848
Gregory M. Mathews The birds of Norfolk & Lord...

Gregory M. Mathews The birds of Norfolk & Lord Howe Islands and the Australasian South Polar quadrant : with additions to "birds of...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 17th September 2019, 04:41
Replies: 163
Views: 49,358
Posted By mb1848
I agree Laurent. It is listed as so in Peters...

I agree Laurent. It is listed as so in Peters 1934:
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50592#page/89/mode/1up .
Peters lists vol 1 page 208 1792 first then a comma and the pl. 94. Page 208...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 16th September 2019, 08:20
Replies: 163
Views: 49,358
Posted By mb1848
Björn exactly right . I would only change...

Björn exactly right . I would only change Brisson 1760.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/111091#page/18/mode/1up .
Klein is refering to Edwards:...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Sunday 8th September 2019, 02:56
Replies: 350
Views: 14,212
Posted By mb1848
acormus. Discussed by Björn and...

acormus.
Discussed by Björn and Laurent:
https://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?p=3644999 .
Gray & Gray Hodgson catalogue, 1846...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 5th September 2019, 23:11
Replies: 350
Views: 14,212
Posted By mb1848
Mr. Jobling I sometimes think you are too hard on...

Mr. Jobling I sometimes think you are too hard on Mathews but then I saw gonada.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/125292#page/45/mode/1up A new name for notabalis....
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 29th August 2019, 13:07
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By mb1848
Thanks Laurent for this answer and the...

Thanks Laurent for this answer and the Resplendent Quetzal post also. Lesson's mistakes are no reason to rename a bird 200 years later.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 29th August 2019, 06:35
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By mb1848
AOS blog post about Puerto Rico Tody name

May this year a blog post was published which addressed why the Puerto Rico Today's scientific name was mexicanensis?
https://amornithhistory.org/2019/05/01/aves-mexicanus/
My take is Lesson used the...
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