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Type Specimens of Birds in the American Museum of Natural History, Part 11: Passeriformes: Parulidae, Drepanididae, Vireonidae, Icteridae, Fringillinae, Carduelinae, Estrildidae, and Viduinae

Journal / Magazine

Series: Type Specimens of Birds in the American Museum of Natural History Volume: 11

By: Mary LeCroy(Author)

155 pages, no illustrations

American Museum of Natural History

Paperback | Sep 2013 | #211666
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About this book

This 11th part of Type specimens of birds in the American Museum of Natural History includes taxa in the passerine families included in volume 14 of Peters' Check-list of Birds of the World (Paynter, 1968). The original description of each name has been consulted and the currently accepted name of the taxon has been listed with reference to recent publications. The coordinates and modern names of type localities are given when found and comments on taxonomic history are provided. In this part, 352 names are treated; for 20 of these, name-bearing types are not in AMNH or were not found.

This is Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History number 381

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