Derivation of scientific names

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Subject: Derivation of scientific names
From: "Bill Jolly" <>
Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2001 20:51:07 +1000
Just to take Bob Forsyth's comments about editions of Cayley's "What Bird is
That?" one step further:

the hardback 1968 Fifth Edition, further revised in 1971 by Alec Chisholm,
also shows the derivations.

I guess that it's really just a case of picking up whatever copy you can
find in a book-shop and looking inside to see if the derivations are

Bill Jolly

Lockyer Valley, Queensland.

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