Aves mexicanus — History of Ornithology

BY: Bob Montgomerie, Queen’s University | 1 May 2019 One of the curious traits shared by birders and professional ornithologists is an abiding interest in bird names, both common and scientific. With respect to common (English) names, I have previously highlighted attempts at standardization in the 1830s (here), one recognizing a woman (here), one that […]

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