Spring Trivia.

To: 'chatline canberrabirds' <>
Subject: Spring Trivia.
From: Geoffrey Dabb <>
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 06:04:56 +0000

No doubt the genus name Eminia and Stanley's expedition to rescue Emin Pasha in the darkest Congo 1886-1890.  'You've got here in the nick of time, Henry, and while you're here I'd like you to take a look at this interesting little grey-capped bird I've managed to get hold of.  Do you suppose it could be new to science?'


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From: Terry Bell [
Sent: Monday, 10 September 2018 6:33 PM
To: chatline canberrabirds <>
Subject: Spring Trivia.


A related topic did appear in these columns several years ago and it could be a race  between erudite birders for the first correct answer.


What is the connection between the explorer Henry Morton Stanley  and the grey capped warbler.


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