Roger rcraik at
Wed Nov 3 09:50:17 PST 1999

Winter Wren Winter Wren - Troglodytes troglodytes

Roger Craik
Maple Ridge BC

Rahne Kirkham wrote:

> I think it is time again for another silly posting. I would encourage you,

> my fellow tweeters, to share with me your favorite latin name for a bird

> species. Not the latin name of your favorite species but your favorite latin

> names regardless of what they represent.

> Though I truly love the Turdus Migratorius (American Robin), my favorite has

> to be:

> Podilympus podiceps (pied-billed grebe).

> Rahne Kirkham

> Federal Way, Washington

> rahne at

> "Joy is the serious business of Heaven"

> C.S.Lewis

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