The Birds of North and Middle America; A Descriptive Catalogue of the Higher Groups, Genera, Species, and Subspecies of Birds Known to Occur in North America, from the Arctic Lands to the Isthmus of Panama, the West Indies and Volume 7

The Birds of North and Middle America; A Descriptive Catalogue of the Higher Groups, Genera, Species, and Subspecies of Birds Known to Occur in North America, from the Arctic Lands to the Isthmus of Panama, the West Indies and Volume 7

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...but usually (?) with crown more greenish (sometimes quite green), and auricular region less extensively blackish (sometimes merely streaked with black, on upper portion); length (skins), 270-287 (279); wing, 183-198 (190.2); tail, 94-108 (91.1); Ten specimens. oilmen, 25.5-28 (26.2); tarsus, 18-21.5 (20.5); outer anterior toe, 25-30.5 (28.1). Island of Haiti, Greater Antilles (Cafla Honda, Savana la Mar, La Caflita, Samana, Magua, and Almercen, Santo Domingo; Le Coup and Jer&nie, Haiti). Psittacw ventralis Miller, Syst. Nat. Suppl., 1776, 79 ("Martinique"; based on Paroquet d ventre pourpre, de la Martinique Daubenton, PI. Enl., pi. 548). Ckrysotis ventralis Ghat, Hand-list, ii, 1870, 164, no. 8331.--Forbes and RobInson, Bull. Liverpool Mus., i, 1897,14. Ckrysotis ventralis Salvador!, Cat. Birds Brit. Mus., xx, 1891, 314 (Magua and Samana, Santo Domingo); Ibis, 1906, 649 (additional synonymy). Andnglossa ventralis Reichenow, Journ. fur Orn., 1881, 375 (monogr.); Consp. Psitt., 1882, 215. Amazona ventralis Sharpe, Hand-list, ii, 1900, 22. Psittacus leucocephalus i Gmelin, Syst. Nat., i, pt. 1,1788, 338 (based on Psittacus martinicengis cyanocephalus Brisson, Orn., iv, 251; PI. Enl. 548; etc.). Psittacus leucocephalus y Latham, Index Orn., i, 1790, 119 (based on Psittacus martinicensis cyanocephalus Brisson, etc.). Psittacus leucocephalus var. Vieillot, Nouv. Diet. d'Hist. Nat., xxv, 1817, 332 (=P. leucocephalus t Gmelin); Tabl. Enc. M6th., iii, 1823,1377. Psittacus leucocephalus (not of Linnaeus) Kubx, Consp. Psitt., 1820, 80, part (supposed young male).--Lesson, Trait6 d'Orn., 1831, 197, part Psittacus leucocephalus Waoler, Mon. Psitt., 1832, 599, 718, part. Ckrysotis sallsei Sclater, Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1857 (pub. Jan....show more

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