Plegadis falcinellus falcinellus

Plegadis falcinellus falcinellus Linn.

Tantalus falcinellas Linn., Syst. Nat., 12th ed., vol, i, p. 241, 1766 : Austria, Europe.

(Tringa autumnalis Linn, is pre-Linnean in usage, 1757, and therefore not available.)

Scolopax rufa Scopoli, Annus I. Hist. Nat,, p. 93, 1769 : Carniola.

Numenius igneus S. G. Gmelin, Reise. Russ., vol. i, p. 166, 1770: South Russia.

Numenius viridis id., ibid., p. 167 : South Russia.

Tantalus castaneus Muller, Natursyst. Suppl., p. 112, 1776: Donau.

Ibis sacra Temm., Man. d'Orn., 1st ed., p. 385, 1815; new name only.

Tantalus mexicanus Ord, Jour. Philad. Acad., vol. i, p. 53, 1817: New Jersey.

Numenius chichi Dumont in Levrault's Dict. Sci. Nat,, vol. xi, p. 253, 1818: Paraguay.

Ibis cuprea Brehm, Handb. Vogel Deutschh, p. 1018, 1831: Dalmatia.

Ibis ordi Bonaparte, Comp. Geogr. List Birds Eur. & N. Amer,, p. 49, 1838; new name for T. mexicanus Ord.

Falcinellus bengalensis Bonaparte, Comp. Gen. Av., vol. ii, p. 158, 1855 : India.

Plegadornis major Brehm, Naumannia, 1855, p. 290, nom. nud.

Plegadornis minor id., ibid.

Falcinellus erythrorhynchus Cabanis, Jour, fur Orn., 1856, p. 349: Cuba.

Plegadornis falcinellus media Hartert, Vogel. Palaark. Fauna, vol. ii, p. 1221, 1920, ex A. E. Brehm, Vers. Samml., p. 12, 1866, nom. nud., as synonym.

The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.8 1930.
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Plegadis falcinellus falcinellus
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Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
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Glossy Ibis
Plegadis falcinellus
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