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Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 23rd May 2019, 01:17
Replies: 24
Views: 3,800
Posted By Neomorphus
No hold on whey.... kleptoparasitism is not...

No hold on whey.... kleptoparasitism is not hunting, it's when some dude forces you to pay for badly washing your windscreen at the lights when you didn't want it washed in the first place!

Yes they...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 18th May 2019, 02:08
Replies: 24
Views: 3,800
Posted By Neomorphus
Just for the record.... Jaeger is a Germanic word...

Just for the record.... Jaeger is a Germanic word which means hunter. The Stercorarius sensu stricto do not hunt, while they do occur in the subantarctic... all a bit of a mess really. I think we...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 27th March 2019, 22:46
Replies: 60
Views: 10,668
Posted By Neomorphus
Sordid Elaenia is almost as hilarious as your...

Sordid Elaenia is almost as hilarious as your Jolly Wood Wren :-O
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 26th August 2018, 00:16
Replies: 46
Views: 12,924
Posted By Neomorphus
*They* meaning chivi or olivaceus? And based upon...

*They* meaning chivi or olivaceus? And based upon voice or plumage?

Herzog et al. 2016, Birds of Bolivia indicates *Boreal migrant (olivaceus), austral migrant (chivi), and resident breeder (chivi);...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 17th July 2018, 16:25
Replies: 58
Views: 6,010
Posted By Neomorphus
So am I right in thinking that tot is the...

So am I right in thinking that tot is the offensive part?

Online definitions
1. a very young child.
"dancing classes for tiny tots"
synonyms: baby, babe, infant, toddler, newborn, tiny tot, child,...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 12th June 2018, 21:00
Replies: 16
Views: 1,085
Posted By Neomorphus
I only hear camaropteras. What do you say?

I only hear camaropteras.


What do you say?
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 11th June 2018, 18:31
Replies: 16
Views: 1,085
Posted By Neomorphus
Your comments look irrelevant, after reading the...

Your comments look irrelevant, after reading the whole paper... why didn't you?
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 22nd May 2018, 17:01
Replies: 87
Views: 11,505
Posted By Neomorphus
Or submit proposals to NACC/ SACC to change names...

Or submit proposals to NACC/ SACC to change names or reverse name changes when you can show the justification for doing so. Anyone, of any nationality can do that, and it will be voted on. Once...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 6th April 2018, 22:53
Replies: 39
Views: 12,998
Posted By Neomorphus
They insinuate a lot of splits by using the...

They insinuate a lot of splits by using the square parenthesis, but there is no published paper on the subject. At least it highlights that there is an issue.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 6th April 2018, 20:55
Replies: 39
Views: 12,998
Posted By Neomorphus
That's because H & S take the stance that...

That's because H & S take the stance that "Fuegian SP" chilensis is distinct from oceanicus. Using square parenthesis means you split the bird (in theory at least) without publishing a paper on it....
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 6th April 2018, 02:16
Replies: 39
Views: 12,998
Posted By Neomorphus
See also Barros, Jaramillo & Schmitt (2015) Lista...

See also Barros, Jaramillo & Schmitt (2015) Lista de las Aves de Chile here:

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/317215108_Lista_de_las_Aves_de_Chile_2014

with a full page colour photograph...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 10th March 2018, 22:08
Replies: 7
Views: 1,660
Posted By Neomorphus
It must be tough to undo splits in this day and...

It must be tough to undo splits in this day and age that were obviously non-starters to begin with. This paper might just scrape the grade, while everyone in the region knew it was coming.

What gets...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 5th March 2018, 21:21
Replies: 8
Views: 3,461
Posted By Neomorphus
This makes me wonder about the enigmatic...

This makes me wonder about the enigmatic Atlapetes blancae; the only brush finch unknown in life! :flyaway:
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