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Of the 54 gull species on the IOC world list, 24 are Larus gulls, 12 are Chroicocephalus, 5 Leucophaeus, 6 […]

Plant and Bird Names

There are quite a few examples of scientific names stretching across plants and animals (hemihomonyms). Most of the animals in […]

The The

Definite articles shouldn’t cause any difficulty in the English language. Unlike in German, for instance, where a plethora of definite […]

Marmora’s Warbler

The Marmora’s Warbler found near the Blorenge, Gwent, 3 June, is the latest in a series of megastar birds to […]