Epimachus fastosus ultimus Diamond,

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: 100

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.1206/885.1

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4630305

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0398542A-195B-FFB7-68B0-93631B00F959

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scientific name

Epimachus fastosus ultimus Diamond
status

 

Epimachus fastosus ultimus Diamond 

Epimachus fastosus ultimus Diamond, 1969: 31  (Mt. Menawa, Bewani Mountains, Sepik District, Mandated Territory of New Guinea).

Now Epimachus fastosus ultimus Diamond, 1969  . See Coates, 1990: 444–445; Cracraft, 1992: 19– 20; Frith and Beehler, 1998: 357–365; and Frith and Frith, 2009b: 479.

HOLOTYPE: AMNH 789765View Materials, adult female, collected on Mount Menawa , 5200 ft, 03.19S, 141.43E ( Frith and Beehler, 1998: 569), Bewani Mountains, West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea (formerly in Mandated Territory of New Guinea), on 10 August 1966, by Jared M. Diamond (no. 1378).GoogleMaps 

COMMENTS: In the original description, Diamond gave the AMNH number of the holotype and noted that he had one male, nine females, and five immature specimens ‘‘including birds obtained by natives and measured in the field.’’ All 15 of these specimens are in AMNH. The 14 paratypes are: AMNH 830451–830464, one adult male, eight females, five immature males, collected on Mount Menawa from above 4500 ft, 2–10 August 1966, by Diamond. It should be noted that although Mount Menawa is in the Bewani Mountains, all of Diamond’s labels are printed Torricelli Mountains.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Paradisaeidae

Genus

Epimachus

Loc

Epimachus fastosus ultimus Diamond

Lecroy, Mary 2014
2014
Loc

Epimachus fastosus ultimus

Frith, C. B. & D. W. Frith 2009: 479
Frith, C. B. & B. M. Beehler 1998: 357
Cracraft, J. 1992: 19
Coates, B. J. 1990: 444
1990
Loc

Epimachus fastosus ultimus

Diamond, J. M. 1969: 31
1969