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Tinamotis ingoufi Oustalet, 1890 (1 Viewer)


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Nothing sensational. Just to underline what's already written.

Tinamotis ingoufi Oustalet, 1890 OD here
La découverte de cette espèce, que je dédie à M. le lieutenant de vaisseau Ingouf, ancien commandant du Volage, permet de reculer de plus de 10 degrés vers le sud la limite inférieure de l'aire d'habitat du genre Tinamotis, fixée jusqu'ici au niveau du 40e degré.

The Eponym Dictionary of Birds
Patagonian Tinamou Tinamotis ingoufi Oustalet, 1890
Read-Admiral Jules Alexandre Ingouf (1846–1901) was an officer in the French navy (1861–1901) who explored and collected in Argentina. e commanded the Volage, which surveyed the Straits of Magellan (1882). He became commandant of the French coastguard service (1899).

The Key to Scientific Names
Rear-Adm. Jules Alexandre Ingouf (1846-1901) French Navy, explorer (Tinamotis).

According here he became 1901, Directeur de l'École Supérieure de la Marine. More on him on Léonore (death 9. November 1901)

Ideed no additional name.
Birth Record (Cote: 5 Mi 655) here p. 27/219 born 5 February 1846
Death record may lost

Feel free to add any additional may of interest about M. Ingouf.
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