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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 21st January 2020, 03:24
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By thyoloalethe
#2 looks like Grey-capped Flycatcher Liam

#2 looks like Grey-capped Flycatcher

Liam
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 19th January 2020, 23:55
Replies: 8
Views: 2,290
Posted By thyoloalethe
Chesser, R. T., M. L. Isler, A. M. Cuervo, C. D....

Chesser, R. T., M. L. Isler, A. M. Cuervo, C. D. Cadena, S. C. Galen, L. M. Bergner, R. C. Fleischer, G. A. Bravo, D. F. Lane & P. A. Hosner. 2020. Conservative plumage masks extraordinary...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 13th December 2019, 14:57
Replies: 132
Views: 78,706
Posted By thyoloalethe
Yes I should have checked Sci-hub; didn't think...

Yes I should have checked Sci-hub; didn't think it would be there just yet. Turns out I was wrong; Heteroglaux is the one genus not sampled, and that was recently shown to be nested within Athene...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 12th December 2019, 18:58
Replies: 132
Views: 78,706
Posted By thyoloalethe
Let me guess - Jubula was the only genus not...

Let me guess - Jubula was the only genus not analyzed.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 30th October 2019, 02:21
Replies: 46
Views: 15,924
Posted By thyoloalethe
Northern Cardinal

Kaiya L. Provost, William M. Mauck III, Brian Tilston Smith (2018). Genomic divergence in allopatric Northern Cardinals of the North American warm deserts is linked to behavioural differentiation....
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 9th April 2019, 04:04
Replies: 18
Views: 1,910
Posted By thyoloalethe
Teretistris was a notable omission from this...

Teretistris was a notable omission from this study -- they may have gotten a somewhat different topology for Emberizoidea had they included it.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 6th December 2018, 06:43
Replies: 212
Views: 60,375
Posted By thyoloalethe
Ah yes...and then there's the following names,...

Ah yes...and then there's the following names, shared across different orders:

Spinetail: Apodidae (e.g. Zoonavena, Mearnsia), Furnariidae (e.g. Cranioleuca, Synallaxis)

Sicklebill: Trochilidae...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 28th October 2018, 16:05
Replies: 44
Views: 9,621
Posted By thyoloalethe
I believe Hemirhynchus Hodgson, 1843 is a synonym...

I believe Hemirhynchus Hodgson, 1843 is a synonym of Suthora Hodgson 1837, with S. nipalensis as the type.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 26th May 2018, 07:32
Replies: 556
Views: 224,527
Posted By thyoloalethe
Cacicus sp. (cf. oseryi)

I couldn't find this posted here, my apologies if it already has been:

Cacicus sp. (cf. oseryi) - HBW Alive...
Forum: Information Wanted Wednesday 21st February 2018, 06:25
Replies: 5
Views: 425
Posted By thyoloalethe
I lived there for three years in the late 90s,...

I lived there for three years in the late 90s, and last visited in 2006, so a lot may have changed since then. Most of my birding was rather opportunistic. I'm a bit embarrassed to say that I never...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 3rd January 2018, 15:40
Replies: 80
Views: 23,714
Posted By thyoloalethe
PDF...

PDF (https://www.researchgate.net/publication/318379635_Calls_distinguish_species_of_Antbirds_Aves_Passeriformes_Thamnophilidae_in_the_genus_Pyriglena)
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 3rd January 2018, 15:17
Replies: 80
Views: 23,714
Posted By thyoloalethe
PDF...

PDF (https://www.researchgate.net/publication/318350322_Species_limits_in_the_genus_Thamnistes_Aves_Passeriformes_Thamnophilidae_An_evaluation_based_on_vocalizations)
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 3rd January 2018, 13:57
Replies: 17
Views: 1,924
Posted By thyoloalethe
Sounds like a voiceless velar fricative...

Sounds like a voiceless velar fricative (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voiceless_velar_fricative)

Liam
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 12th December 2017, 14:29
Replies: 22
Views: 1,891
Posted By thyoloalethe
This was the subject of an SACC proposal...

This was the subject of an SACC proposal (http://www.museum.lsu.edu/~Remsen/SACCprop339.htm) in 2008. The name is distinctive and I'm glad they left it alone, and I don't see why the word can't have...
Forum: Conservation Saturday 23rd September 2017, 17:59
Replies: 13
Views: 3,234
Posted By thyoloalethe
I wouldn't limit the search to Barbuda--I think...

I wouldn't limit the search to Barbuda--I think it's possible that the storm may have transported individuals to neighbouring islands. After all, the ancestral population may have arrived on Barbuda...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 9th July 2017, 05:24
Replies: 32
Views: 3,283
Posted By thyoloalethe
Thanks John - I appreciate your expertise on this...

Thanks John - I appreciate your expertise on this :t:

Liam
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 8th July 2017, 17:50
Replies: 32
Views: 3,283
Posted By thyoloalethe
I'm probably not, and John had suggested Lesser...

I'm probably not, and John had suggested Lesser here. Bill looks better for Lesser; leg colour looks greenish-grey to me, and would probably be a bit brighter on Greater. I thought the tarsus was too...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 8th July 2017, 01:46
Replies: 32
Views: 3,283
Posted By thyoloalethe
Thanks James, Andy, Grahame & John for all your...

Thanks James, Andy, Grahame & John for all your input on these. If anyone wants to take a crack at a couple of mammals, please see this post:

http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=347111...
Forum: Mammals Saturday 8th July 2017, 01:42
Replies: 3
Views: 1,518
Posted By thyoloalethe
Thanks for your input guys! Liam

Thanks for your input guys!

Liam
Forum: Mammals Monday 3rd July 2017, 21:20
Replies: 3
Views: 1,518
Posted By thyoloalethe
Mt. Kinabalu, Malaysia - small mammals

Questions on ID:

1. Mountain Treeshrew?

2. Is this just a Plantain Squirrel? This species is supposed to have a darker chestnut or maroon belly on Borneo (according to HMW 6). It almost looks more...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 2nd July 2017, 02:49
Replies: 1
Views: 383
Posted By thyoloalethe
Looks like Asian Red-eyed Bulbul, and is a much...

Looks like Asian Red-eyed Bulbul, and is a much better picture than mine (http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=346398#5)

Cheers
Liam
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 2nd July 2017, 02:42
Replies: 32
Views: 3,283
Posted By thyoloalethe
OK, last pic. Here's an Ardeola Pond-heron on the...

OK, last pic. Here's an Ardeola Pond-heron on the mudflats in Krabi, Thailand on 9 November. I also saw some in Bangkok on the 13th. From what I've read, these are basically inseparable in the field...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 2nd July 2017, 02:27
Replies: 32
Views: 3,283
Posted By thyoloalethe
OK, I can see what you mean, and believe you are...

OK, I can see what you mean, and believe you are right. I'll have to brush up on these a bit more.



This info, coupled with my 2nd sighting on the 9th makes me think Eurasian is more likely,...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 1st July 2017, 21:05
Replies: 32
Views: 3,283
Posted By thyoloalethe
OK, no takers on the Curlew yet, but I am going...

OK, no takers on the Curlew yet, but I am going to post another set of photos just to progress on this project of mine.

Here's a Sandplover in Krabi, Thailand, 9 November. I saw both Greater and...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 29th June 2017, 03:10
Replies: 32
Views: 3,283
Posted By thyoloalethe
Next up... a heavily cropped image of a distant...

Next up... a heavily cropped image of a distant Curlew (Krabi, Thailand, 8 November). I had assumed Far Eastern based on the length of the bill. But can Eurasian really be eliminated? The reason I'm...
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