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  1. Taphrospilus

    Tangara arthus Lesson, 1832

    Tangara arthus Lesson, 1832 OD here and plate The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims: The Key to Scientific Names At least here I would read Claude Arthus-Bertrand (1769-1840). Né à Saint-Irénée. Chevalier de la Légion d'honneur le 16 janv. 1816. So might be found in Leonore where he died...
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    Dendrocopos major artobolevskii Charlemagne, 1934

    Dendrocopos major artobolevskii Charlemagne, 1934 OD Journal of the Bio-Zoological Cycle , no . 4 , p . 26 (not seen) or Šarleman' M., 1934: Ornìtologìčnì notatki [Ornithological notes]. – Žurnal Bio-Zoologìčnogo Ciklu (Kiïv) 4 (8): 21-29. [In Ukrainian.] The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims...
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    Ornismya atala Lesson 1833

    Ornismya atala Lesson 1833 OD here (I need to checck Priority for the exact date but not availble for me today) The Eponym Dictionary of Birds The Key to Scientific Names Atala’s Emerald Gould 1860 here and text. Publishing date is 1860 and not 1861 here as part of delivery 20 (XX). And...
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    Sitta carolinensis atkinsi Scott, WED, 1890

    Sitta carolinensis atkinsi Scott, WED, 1890 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims: The Key to Scientific Names I think it is John Wiley Atkins died 4. Dec. 1932 75 years old here in Homestead. So probably born 1857. If anyone has more details we are all happy to get the exact date.
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    Gennaeus atlayi Oates, 1910

    Gennaeus atlayi Oates, 1910 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims: The Key to Scientific Names No idea if Frank or Francis (but I would go for OD) and what the H. stands for. I found as well here About his death here (more or less)
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    Cinclodes oustaleti baeckstroemii Lönnberg, 1921

    Cinclodes oustaleti baeckstroemii Lönnberg, 1921 OD here From here I would write him as Kåre Bäckström. The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims: The Key to Scientific Names No idea but he might be Kåre Matthias Helgesen Bäckström (1895-1964)? This seems plausible if I read here No idea if...
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    Bradornis pallidus bafirawari Bannerman, 1924

    Bradornis pallidus bafirawari Bannerman, 1924 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names Probably another one of the African collectors we never get the life dates?
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    Luscinia megarhynchos baehrmanni Eck, 1975

    Luscinia megarhynchos baehrmanni Eck, 1975 OD Eck, S. Über die Nachtigallen (Luscinia megarhynchos) Mittel- und Südosteuropas. Beiträge zur Vogelkunde, 21: 21-30. See p. 29 (not seen) Note Zoonomen here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims: The Key to Scientific Names More on him here or...
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    Polyplectron bicalcaratum bailyi P. R. Lowe, 1925

    Polyplectron bicalcaratum bailyi P. R. Lowe, 1925 OD here (not seen) The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names He published at least 1914 in Bird Notes N. S. : The Birds on Buena Vista Lake, Southern California here and here A journey across the Sierras , s ...
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    Malimbus ballmanni Wolters, 1974

    Malimbus ballmanni Wolters, 1974 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims: The Key to Scientific Names Most of his PH. D. thesis CV in Die Vögel aus der altburdigalen Spaltenfüllung von Wintershof (West) bei Eichstätt in Bayern we can read in Wikipedia. Somehow he disappeared.
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    Horornis vulcanius banksi (Chasen, 1935)

    Horornis vulcanius banksi (Chasen, 1935) OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims Sunda Bush Warbler ssp. Cettia vulcania banksi Chasen, 1935 The Key to Scientific Names I am not sure if he had a middle name with H. At least not mentioned here. There seems a picture of him in The Ibis...
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    Setophaga aestiva banksi (Browning, 1994)

    Setophaga aestiva banksi (Browning, 1994) OD here I don't want to stress this more than this comment. The Key to Scientific Names requires unfortunately an update: Here Richard "Dick" C. Banks, 1931 - 2021 R.I.P.
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    Nectarinia barakae Sharpe, 1902, Sylvietta virens baraka Sharpe, 1897 etc.

    Nectarinia barakae Sharpe, 1902 OD here Sylvietta virens baraka Sharpe, 1897 OD here Turdus abyssinicus baraka (Sharpe, 1903) OD here Bradypterus mariae barakae Sharpe, 1906 OD here Illadopsis albipectus barakae (Jackson, FJ, 1906) OD here Melaniparus thruppi barakae (Jackson, FJ, 1899) OD here...
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    Barnesia Bertoni, 1901

    Barnesia Bertoni, 1901 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names He was mentioned 1880 here No idea about his life dates.
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    Aethia barnesi N. A. Smith, 2013

    Not in the key: To find here No idea if he is relevant for the key.
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    Astrarchia barnesi Iredale, 1948

    Astrarchia barnesi Iredale, 1948 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names If William or Wilfred is unknown to me ( hopefully Iredale was more reliable than Mathews). As there is the obituary name him William Barnes (p. 132 or 34 of 40 in the pdf) he died...
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    Melanodera xanthogramma barrosi Chapman, 1923

    Melanodera xanthogramma barrosi Chapman, 1923 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names If I understand correct here he was born 10. November 1890 in Ranguilí (Nilahue) and died 16 August 1972 by myocardial infarction.
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    Catharacta antarctica batchelori Mathews, 1929

    Catharacta antarctica batchelori Mathews, 1929 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names As our friend Mathews refered to here we can read: So that could be Nathaniel Batcheldor ? No idea if he is correct and what his life dates are. In Whittell, H.M., The...
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    Gennaeus batemani Oates, 1906 & Arborophila torqueola batemani (Ogilvie-Grant, 1906)

    Arborophila torqueola batemani (Ogilvie-Grant, 1906) OD here Gennaeus batemani Oates, 1906 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names OK he is mentioned here in 1922. Again I ask myself how to get life dates but not the names?
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    Anhinga beckeri Emslie, 1998

    Sorry Fred the quote did not work for above that is why I copied and pasted it. The Key to Scientific Names Not in The Eponym Dictionary of Birds He wrote e.g. Neogene avian localities of North America. I think his Ph. D. thesis is The fossil birds of the Late Miocene and Early Pliocene of...
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    Chersomanes beesleyi Benson, 1966

    Chersomanes beesleyi Benson, 1966 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names Here as No idea about his middlle names. It could be that he still live there here.
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    Monticola solitarius behnkei Niethammer , 1943

    Monticola solitarius behnkei Niethammer , 1943 , OD Drei neue Vogelrassen aus Kreta, Anzeiger der Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien , Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Klasse 80 , no . 3 , p . 7-10 (not seen) The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names No idea who...
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    Melidectes belfordi (De Vis, 1890)

    Melidectes belfordi (De Vis, 1890) OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names Some more on him here. Unfortunatelly no life dates. Only thing that he may died 1906 is there... Found as well here What really happened is unknown to me.
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    Eremomela griseoflava belli C. H. B. Grant & Mackworth-Praed, 1947

    Eremomela griseoflava belli C. H. B. Grant & Mackworth-Praed, 1947 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds claims The Key to Scientific Names Again I am surprised that we have a birth date, but no full name. In the Ibis 1947 is an article called Birds collected by Mr. R. M. Bell in the...
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    Atlapetes semirufus benedettii Phelps & Gilliard, 1941

    Atlapetes semirufus benedettii Phelps & Gilliard, 1941 OD here The Eponym Dictionary of Birds The Key to Scientific Names More here on him: No idea about his middle name and death date. He was co-author
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