Regarding the English zoologist and horticulturalist Edward Barnard (1786–1861) commemorated in (Platycercus
. Can anyone, please help me to translate some latin to English (as accurate as possible)?
From, the type description: Vigors, N. A. & T. Horsfield
. 1827. A Description of the Australian Birds in the Collection of the Linnean Society: with an Attempt at arranging them according to their natural Affinities. The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 15 (1): Page 283 (as "Platycercus Barnardi
The sentence I´m interested in, and would like to quote, is (as attached):
”In honorem EDOUARDI BARNARD, Armigeri, Societatis Linneanæ, Ornithologiæ studioissimi, hæc species, quam Societas liberalitati ejus debet, nomen accipiat.”