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Robertson, Andrew (1993)




Correspondence between Pittie and Robertson on various matters related to birding taxonomy and publications. The main topic is Sibley & Monroe's classification and publication history of the Nomenclature booklet (Nomenclature of birds of the Indian subcontinent: A review of some changes taking place) by the Newletter for Birdwatchers and Sridhar, including manuscripts and errata, additions and clarificatory exchanges. Also includes indexes from Pittie, conference proceedings at SACON, Coimbatore. Persons mentioned include Edward Dickinson, Richard Grimmett.


6 January 1993, undated reply on 6 January 1993, 5 February 1993, 3 Spril 1993, 17 April 1993 (with 22 March 1993 letter to Sridhar enclosed), 25 July 1993, undated reply to letter of 25 July), 18 August 1993 (with attachment of draft letter dated 10 August 1993), 26 August 1993, 30 August 1993, 30 August 1993, 9 December 1993 (with enclosure of undated manuscript 1993), 23 December 1993.


Aasheesh Pittie Papers


Series 3: Correspondence with other birders


Sub-Series 4: Correspondence with fellow birders

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