- Three Men and a Bird - Motley, Dillwyn, Stickland, and Copsychus stricklandii - and an Introduction to Bornean Nature for Alfred Russel Wallace
- Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society
- Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society
- Volume 86, Part 1, June 2013, No. 304
- pp. 113-119
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A bird endemic to Sabah and NE Kalimantan is named after the first English geologist to be killed by a train. Finding out why reveals a link between the two most prolific natural history writers and collectors in 1850s Borneo, James Motley and Alfred Russel Wallace.