Cryptic Forest-Falcon / Micrastur mintoni

Cryptic Forest-Falcon / Micrastur mintoni

Cryptic Forest-Falcon

SCI Name:  Micrastur mintoni
Protonym:   WilsonBull.(2002) (2002), 114 p.421,422,front.
Category:  Falconiformes / Falconidae /
Taxonomy Code:  cryfof1
Type Locality:  
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Publish Year:  2003
IUCN Status:  

DEFINITIONS

MICRASTUR
(Falconidae; Ϯ Collared Forest Falcon M. semitorquatus) Gr. μικρος mikros  little, short; genus Astur de Lacépède, 1799, goshawk; "MICRASTUR, G. R. Gray (1841).  Brachypterusc, Less. (1837).  Astur, Spix.   M. brachypterus, (Temm.) G. R. Gray, Pl. col. 141.  F. concentricus, Ill.   ...   cPreviously used ending in yx." (G. Gray 1841); "Micrastur G. R. Gray, List Gen. Bds., 1841, p. 6. Type, by original designation, Falco brachypterus Temminck = Sparvius semitorquatus Vieillot." (Peters 1931, 1, 276) (see Brachypterus).
Var. Micraster.
Synon. Brachypterus, Carnifex, Clamosocircus, Climacocercus, Nothierax, Rhyncomegas, Thrasyaccipiter.

mintoni
Dr Clive Dudley Thomas Minton (b. 1934) British metallurgist, ornithologist, emigrated to Australia 1978, bird-ringer (Micrastur).