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Forum: Bird Name Etymology Yesterday, 08:37
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Posted By mb1848
The Birds of Norfolk & Lord Howe Islands and the...

The Birds of Norfolk & Lord Howe Islands and the Australasian polar quadrant (with additions to 'The Birds of Australia')
● Kentrophorina Mathews 1928: p.6
Hein van Grouw made it to Tring prior to...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Yesterday, 08:13
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Posted By mb1848
The Birds of Australia ● Argentiphilemon Mathews...

The Birds of Australia
● Argentiphilemon Mathews 1925: XII, p. 96.
In an later Ibis it says: The result is that he rejects the genus Philemon for Australia, and leaves it to Papuasia. He proposes...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Yesterday, 03:15
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Posted By mb1848
Illustrations of Ornithology ● Oreopholus Jardine...

Illustrations of Ornithology
● Oreopholus Jardine & Selby 1835: series I, III (10), pl. 151, p.93 .
Like Macronus/-ous , I think there were two specific names for Oreopholus.
Richmond has...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 16th June 2018, 17:05
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Posted By mb1848
Sorry Laurent I missed that. At least diagnosis...

Sorry Laurent I missed that. At least diagnosis and plate are reunited. I was looking through an online snippet of Jackson & Davies book on Jardine to see why volume III is so rare, but drew a...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 16th June 2018, 06:25
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Posted By mb1848
Gender names diagnosis left. If I missed...

Gender names diagnosis left. If I missed something yell.
Supplement to the Birds of Norfolk and Lord Howe Islands, to which is added those birds of New Zealand not figured by Buller
● Hersepis...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Saturday 16th June 2018, 00:42
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Posted By mb1848
Bengal Sporting Magazine ● Milvulus Hodgson 1836:...

Bengal Sporting Magazine
● Milvulus Hodgson 1836: VIII (28), p.183.
Still not seen but Blyth discusses Milvinae.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/123801#page/357/mode/1up .
Less helpful,...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 15th June 2018, 15:22
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Posted By mb1848
Thanks Björn and Laurent. Macronus Jardine &...

Thanks Björn and Laurent.
Macronus Jardine & Selby 1835: series I, III (10), pl. 150, p.91.
Here is plate...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Friday 15th June 2018, 06:28
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Posted By mb1848
Annotationes Ornithologiae Orientalis ●...

Annotationes Ornithologiae Orientalis
● Cristemberiza Momiyama 1929: 1 (3), p.319
● Micreophona Momiyama 1928: 1 (3), p.319
● Sieboldornis Momiyama 1928: 1 (3), p.319
Not seen but some information...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 14th June 2018, 23:16
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Posted By mb1848
Thanks Björn. The online record says: 1 mounted...

Thanks Björn. The online record says: 1 mounted specimen.Included in the material bought by Thunberg at the auction on specimens from Museum Carlsonianum.Thunberg label: Hirundo javanica....
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 14th June 2018, 20:11
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Posted By mb1848
Thank you Laurent. Finding the Ibis bit is so...

Thank you Laurent. Finding the Ibis bit is so interesting. HBW has H. javanica as a seperate species but Zoonomen and Dickinson SNAB 14 has javanica as a subspecies of H. tahitica. Both species...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 14th June 2018, 05:12
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Posted By mb1848
I...

I agree.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/105243#page/443/mode/1up .
I was just guessing that Mathews was taking the slightly different descriptions of Gmelin and Lesson to state there were...
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Wednesday 13th June 2018, 15:00
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Posted By mb1848
Hersepis Mathews 1936: p.32 Still not seen but a...

Hersepis Mathews 1936: p.32
Still not seen but a little more info.
From the Key: "(syn. Hirundo Ϯ Pacific Swallow H. tahitica) Portmanteau of genera Herse Gray, 1841, swallow, and Hypurolepis Gould,...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 13th June 2018, 06:32
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Views: 777
Posted By mb1848
What meaneth then this bleating in mine ears? O...

What meaneth then this bleating in mine ears?
O its only the camaropteras.
https://www.xeno-canto.org/412168 .
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Tuesday 12th June 2018, 20:16
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Posted By mb1848
Dryocichloides Irwin & Clancey 1974: 6 (34),...

Dryocichloides Irwin & Clancey 1974: 6 (34), p.15.
I hope Mr. Jobling has not already found this at Tring.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 11th June 2018, 21:20
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Posted By mb1848
14.43 Euro.

14.43 Euro.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 11th June 2018, 05:41
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Posted By mb1848
What does Blyth mean by the small v. infront of...

What does Blyth mean by the small v. infront of albifrons and malcolmi?
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 11th June 2018, 05:22
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Posted By mb1848
Vassalia is a genus name for a Pliocene era...

Vassalia is a genus name for a Pliocene era armadillo.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 10th June 2018, 17:16
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Posted By mb1848
"Type: Garrulus albifrons Gray 1835 Syn.? Timalia...

"Type: Garrulus albifrons Gray 1835
Syn.? Timalia malcolmi Sykes 1832"
Blyth thought that albifrons was a synonym of malcolmi.
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/123800#page/559/mode/1up .
Gray...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 10th June 2018, 11:14
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Posted By mb1848
In the Ibis The Ornithology of India. — A...

In the Ibis The Ornithology of India. — A Commentary on Dr. Jer-
dons ' Birds of India.' By Edward Blyth, Blyth says "...Malacocercus malcolmi of India. This type I formerly denominated Malcolmia ;...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 10th June 2018, 10:54
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Posted By mb1848
Blyth looked at Alcippe genus again in 1847...

Blyth looked at Alcippe genus again in 1847 listing some different species. Does this help, or change anything?
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/124006#page/518/mode/1up...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 9th June 2018, 19:45
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Posted By mb1848
Wolters says Babax includes...

Wolters says Babax includes Kaznakowia.?
http://www.mathnet.ru/links/743be8478ce05927115da1b85b178fc4/im7589.pdf .
Garrulax strepitans clade = a potential new genus : "Cracticocincla" . Wolters put...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 9th June 2018, 04:36
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Views: 325
Posted By mb1848
Amazing. How did everyone else miss this. ...

Amazing. How did everyone else miss this. Perhaps since Cetti was non-binomal translations of that work were ignored. BHL lists the German translation as non-binomal. The word zonca is listed 5...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 8th June 2018, 15:18
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Posted By mb1848
In a 2015 paper the tree shows rowleyi in clade 2...

In a 2015 paper the tree shows rowleyi in clade 2 at least not sure what that means.
I have not read this:
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/jav.01536 . It might address rowleyi?
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Thursday 7th June 2018, 17:07
Replies: 6
Views: 184
Posted By mb1848
I just want to repeat what Laurent has said Nobis...

I just want to repeat what Laurent has said Nobis does not mean new although it can infer a new name?? To quote[QUOTE]['Nobis', the dative plural of the first-person pronoun. It's what is called a...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 7th June 2018, 16:24
Replies: 39
Views: 8,020
Posted By mb1848
https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/90442#pag...

https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/90442#page/826/mode/1up . D'Alberis asked Sclater to name the bird after Raggi. As far back as a 1908 Ibis it was called Raggi's Bird of Paradise. More...
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