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Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Today, 03:41
Replies: 130
Views: 45,010
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 Yesterday, 07:20
Replies: 130
Views: 45,010
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, 01:56
Replies: 253
Views: 9,417
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, 22:11
Replies: 253
Views: 9,417
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, 12:07
Replies: 3
Views: 188
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, 05:35
Replies: 3
Views: 188
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...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 29th August 2019, 05:06
Replies: 253
Views: 9,417
Posted By mb1848
Good job! Mr. Jobling agreed with your facts and...

Good job! Mr. Jobling agreed with your facts and now lists Lothar.
https://www.hbw.com/dictionary/key-to-scientific-names-in-ornithology?name=marwitzi
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 29th August 2019, 00:46
Replies: 10
Views: 2,959
Posted By mb1848
Vocalisation of the rare and flagship species...

Vocalisation of the rare and flagship species Pharomachrus mocinno.
I was wondering if anyone who has read this if the authors use Pharomachrus mocinno costaricensis Cabanis 1862 or 1869?
Cabanis J....
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 28th August 2019, 04:48
Replies: 28
Views: 1,062
Posted By mb1848
Thryothorus leucotis...

Thryothorus leucotis affinis
https://books.google.com/books?id=-JsWAQAAIAAJ&focus=searchwithinvolume&q=leucotis+affinis .
Is this name in the Key? Not a current subspecies in HBW.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 27th August 2019, 21:10
Replies: 10
Views: 1,148
Posted By mb1848
The supplemental material has some nice pictures...

The supplemental material has some nice pictures of a Gambian oyster catcher. Brilliant Laurent analysis in link provided by Andy Adcock just above 18 December 2018.
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Tuesday 27th August 2019, 20:08
Replies: 28
Views: 1,062
Posted By mb1848
No....

No. 23.
http://bionames.org/references/694de149040e0e27e9a0d90d93eb77c5 .
This is source for snethlagei,
Nova contribuiYao a ornithologia amazonica. Estudo critico de uma collecc?o de Aves do baixo...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 22nd August 2019, 23:17
Replies: 28
Views: 1,062
Posted By mb1848
I have not found a writing example of E....

I have not found a writing example of E. Snethlage but does the writing look like that of a person who had her middle finger of her right hand bitten off by a piranha?...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 15th August 2019, 21:23
Replies: 31
Views: 6,045
Posted By mb1848
Thanks Laurent. It does not really seem that...

Thanks Laurent. It does not really seem that hard. But in this case with only one genus and one species, although four subspecies the characters that makes the family different from others is the...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 15th August 2019, 20:51
Replies: 81
Views: 7,493
Posted By mb1848
Clements Checklist 2019 updates are on their...

Clements Checklist 2019 updates are on their website.
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/
NEW 2019 Overview, Updates & Corrections, and downloadable spreadsheet.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 15th August 2019, 05:39
Replies: 31
Views: 6,045
Posted By mb1848
Laurent, how does one make available a Family...

Laurent, how does one make available a Family name under the Code?
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 14th August 2019, 07:04
Replies: 81
Views: 7,493
Posted By mb1848
Thanks Niels and Joe I had a new device.

Thanks Niels and Joe I had a new device.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 12th August 2019, 18:34
Replies: 81
Views: 7,493
Posted By mb1848
Just checking the eBird for my local area to see...

Just checking the eBird for my local area to see what people are reporting and the results use British English like Tricoloured Blackbirds, Gossamer and Great Northern Diver! Is this one of the...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 11th August 2019, 07:48
Replies: 130
Views: 45,010
Posted By mb1848
Sorry it is Aragona and Malacoga.

Sorry it is Aragona and Malacoga.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 10th August 2019, 16:16
Replies: 130
Views: 45,010
Posted By mb1848
I can read it. Dedico questa sottospecie alla...

I can read it. Dedico questa sottospecie alla mia carrisima Nonna Marchesa M. Paulucci Panciatichi Ximenes d'Aragon la ben nota Malacolog italiana. Google translate:
I dedicate this subspecies...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 10th August 2019, 02:19
Replies: 81
Views: 7,493
Posted By mb1848
Ebird in a few places refer to the Clements...

Ebird in a few places refer to the Clements website for full details.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 9th August 2019, 19:18
Replies: 81
Views: 7,493
Posted By mb1848
Jeff no rats. Where I come from snitches get...

Jeff no rats. Where I come from snitches get stitches.
White eye:
The [ongoing] taxonomic update in eBird includes some changes not already
familiar to many birders (i.e., not adopted by the AOS,...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 9th August 2019, 17:58
Replies: 81
Views: 7,493
Posted By mb1848
Good work by all involved. I had been thinking...

Good work by all involved. I had been thinking of contacting ebird and suggesting one Jeff Hopkins from Pennsylvania had caused ebird to be down by ceaselessly rechecking his life list. Nate Swick...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 9th August 2019, 04:40
Replies: 81
Views: 7,493
Posted By mb1848
Now I know what its like for people who collapse...

Now I know what its like for people who collapse in tears when Instagram is down. Ebird is down.
Thank you everyone for your patience while eBird is down—we’re working to bring things back up soon....
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 8th August 2019, 05:32
Replies: 32
Views: 1,517
Posted By mb1848
Thanks Mike. Five-stripped! What was I thinking?...

Thanks Mike. Five-stripped! What was I thinking?

Bird Forum member Rick Wright makes this point in his Peterson reference guide to the Sparrows of North America.
Page...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 7th August 2019, 07:38
Replies: 81
Views: 7,493
Posted By mb1848
Happy eBird Taxonomy Day! I have not seen...

Happy eBird Taxonomy Day!
I have not seen anything yet on eBird or Clement's checklist sites. Off to purchase an armchair.
https://ebird.org/home .
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist .
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