Corvus caurinus Baird,

Lecroy, Mary, 2014, Type Specimens Of Birds In The American Museum Of Natural History Part 12. Passeriformes: Ploceidae, Sturnidae, Buphagidae, Oriolidae, Dicruridae, Callaeidae, Grallinidae, Corcoracidae, Artamidae, Cracticidae, Ptilonorhynchidae, Cnemophilidae, Paradisaeidae, And Corvidae, Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 2014 (393), pp. 1-165: 125

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.1206/885.1

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4630414

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0398542A-1942-FFAE-6B7B-91741D1DFB34

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Corvus caurinus Baird
status

 

Corvus caurinus Baird 

Corvus caurinus Baird  (in Baird et al.), 1858: 569 (Washington Territory and northwestern Coast).

Now Corvus caurinus Baird, 1858  . See Hellmayr, 1934: 5; Deignan, 1961: 329; American Ornithologists’ Union, 1998: 450; Verbeek and Butler, 1999; Dickinson, 2003: 513; and dos Anjos, 2009: 626.

SYNTYPE: AMNH 42372, Sex?, collected at Fort Steilacoom, near Tacoma, 47.16N, 122.30W (Times Atlas  ), Pierce County, Washington, on 25 April 1856, by George Suckley (no. 322). From the George N. Lawrence Collection (no. 428).

COMMENTS: This specimen was presented to George N. Lawrence by the Smithsonian Institution and is one of the syntypes of C. caurinus  named by Baird in Baird et al. (1858). It was based on a type series of eight specimens, four of which are in USNM  ; the disposition of the other four is listed by Deignan (1961: 329). In addition to the original label, this syntype bears Lawrence’s label annotated ‘‘Presented by Smith’n Institution,’’ an AMNH label printed ‘‘Lawrence Collection,’’ and an AMNH type label marked ‘‘Cotype of Corvus caurinus  .’’ 

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Corvidae

Genus

Corvus

Loc

Corvus caurinus Baird

Lecroy, Mary 2014
2014
Loc

Corvus caurinus

dos Anjos, L. 2009: 626
Dickinson, E. C. 2003: 513
Union 1998: 450
Deignan, H. G. 1961: 329
Hellmayr, C. E. 1934: 5
1934