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Helm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names

by James A Jobling

Helm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names
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Many scientific names describe a bird's habits, habitat, distribution or a plumage feature, while others are named after their discoverers or in honour of prominent ornithologists. This title lists the generic and specific name for almost every species of bird in the world and gives its meaning and derivation. In the case of eponyms, brief biographical details are provided for each of the personalities commemorated in the scientific names.

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