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Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Today, 19:43
Replies: 38
Views: 1,683
Posted By mb1848
McCown's Longspur. Slavery is a sin. The U.S....

McCown's Longspur. Slavery is a sin. The U.S. Army killed lots of native peoples. Judging someone born in 1815 in 2018 viewed through a modern sensibility is awkward. I do judge I want statutes of...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Yesterday, 19:28
Replies: 38
Views: 1,683
Posted By mb1848
I like 2019 -A- 15. I have seen these francolins...

I like 2019 -A- 15. I have seen these francolins in Hawaii. The proposal mentions Ortygornis for erckolii? Wolters puts only pomdicerianus there.
“Pternistis erckelii is similar to the rest of the...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 1st November 2018, 19:35
Replies: 10
Views: 961
Posted By mb1848
By "there" I meant Franklin Lake. The Alma area...

By "there" I meant Franklin Lake. The Alma area (in 1800s) was in the "East Humboldt range" this range is very close to Franklin Lake. There is one Jack creek and two Jacks creeks in Nevada. ...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 31st October 2018, 20:05
Replies: 10
Views: 961
Posted By mb1848
Alma is the name given by the United States...

Alma is the name given by the United States Geological Survey dept. to a survey township in Nevada. Survey townships are six miles by six miles square. 36 square miles, 23000 acres.. Nevada was...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Tuesday 30th October 2018, 21:23
Replies: 10
Views: 961
Posted By mb1848
The name almae Oberholser 1898 is not an eponym. ...

The name almae Oberholser 1898 is not an eponym. Currently in Elko County Nevada is Jacks Creek. An alternate name according to the USGS is Alma Creek. This name comes from an "Original township...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 15th September 2018, 22:40
Replies: 2
Views: 430
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, 19:49
Replies: 2
Views: 430
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, 04:37
Replies: 2
Views: 456
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, 18:45
Replies: 6
Views: 688
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, 05:48
Replies: 23
Views: 2,356
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 Friday 14th September 2018, 00:51
Replies: 131
Views: 14,239
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 Friday 14th September 2018, 00:25
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By mb1848
Thanks for trying!

Thanks for trying!
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 13th September 2018, 17:23
Replies: 23
Views: 2,356
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, 21:49
Replies: 23
Views: 2,356
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: Rare Bird Information Tuesday 11th September 2018, 06:13
Replies: 352
Views: 34,495
Posted By mb1848
Weather people here are saying it is just like...

Weather people here are saying it is just like Hurricane Hugo 9/10/89-9/23/89. It plowed inland and "rained itself out". Never made a sweep up the coast. ...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Monday 10th September 2018, 09:15
Replies: 22
Views: 904
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, 08:35
Replies: 5
Views: 457
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, 01:00
Replies: 3
Views: 452
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, 21:51
Replies: 2
Views: 395
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, 18:24
Replies: 5
Views: 457
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, 05:38
Replies: 22
Views: 904
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, 22:56
Replies: 2
Views: 388
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, 04:46
Replies: 54
Views: 17,907
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 Tuesday 28th August 2018, 00:57
Replies: 72
Views: 30,890
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, 21:48
Replies: 6
Views: 273
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...
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