TITLE

Lectotype and type locality of Turdus trichas Linnaeus, 1766 (Aves: Parulidae: Geothlypis)

AUTHOR(S)
Olson, Storrs L.
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington;2009, Vol. 122 Issue 4, p464
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Turdus trichas Linnaeus, 1766 is a composite of two species. To preserve the name as currently used for the Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas, the specimen illustrated by Edwards (1758) is designated as lectotype and Charleston, South Carolina, is designated as the revised type locality.
ACCESSION #
46990623

 

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