Liste des types d'oiseaux des collections du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle de Paris. 9 : Rapaces diurnes (Accipitridae), seconde partie

Claire VOISIN & Jean-François VOISIN

fr Zoosystema 23 (3) - Pages 619-633

Published on 28 September 2001

List of bird types in the collections of the Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris. 9: Diurnal Raptors (Accipitridae), second part

The type specimens of 22 diurnal Raptor taxa are reviewed critically. Lectotypes are designated for the following taxa : Falco poecilonotus Cuvier in Temminck, 1822, Buteo pallidus Lesson, 1830, Buteogallus carthartoides Lesson, 1830, Buteo tricolor d’Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1837, Falco cirtensis Levaillant, 1850, Falco senegalus Cuvier, 1829, and Falco cristatellus Temminck, 1824. Eight specimens labelled as types, which they are not according to the Code, are also treated.


Aves, Accipitridae, types, Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle.

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