restricted access Three Men and a Bird - Motley, Dillwyn, Stickland, and Copsychus stricklandii - and an Introduction to Bornean Nature for Alfred Russel Wallace
Abstract

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.


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