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Thomas Ayres (ornithologist)

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Thomas H. Ayres (July 1838 – 31 July 1913) was a British-born South African ornithologist. [1]

27 relations: Ashy flycatcher, Austin Roberts, Australian gold rushes, Ayres's hawk-eagle, Boer, Bremen, Colony of Natal, Durban, Green-backed twinspot, Gurney's sugarbird, Gustav Hartlaub, Hereford, John Henry Gurney Sr., Jules Verreaux, Natural History Museum, London, Orange ground thrush, Ornithology, Pietermaritzburg, Pinetown, Potchefstroom, Richard Bowdler Sharpe, Slaty egret, South Africa, South African Republic, United Kingdom, White-winged flufftail, Wing-snapping cisticola.

Ashy flycatcher

The ashy flycatcher, blue-grey flycatcher or ashy alseonax (Muscicapa caerulescens) is a species of bird in the family Muscicapidae.

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Austin Roberts

Austin Roberts (3 January 1883 – 5 May 1948) was a South African zoologist.

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Australian gold rushes

During the Australian gold rushes, significant numbers of workers (both from other areas within Australia and from overseas) relocated to areas in which gold had been discovered.

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Ayres's hawk-eagle

Ayres's hawk-eagle (Hieraaetus ayresii), also referred to as Ayres' eagle,Newman, K (1998) Newman's Birds of Southern Africa.

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Boer is the Dutch and Afrikaans noun for "farmer".

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The City Municipality of Bremen (Stadtgemeinde Bremen) is a Hanseatic city in northwestern Germany, which belongs to the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen (also called just "Bremen" for short), a federal state of Germany.

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Colony of Natal

The Colony of Natal was a British colony in south-eastern Africa.

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Durban (eThekwini, from itheku meaning "bay/lagoon") is the largest city in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal and the third most populous in South Africa after Johannesburg and Cape Town.

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Green-backed twinspot

The green-backed twinspot or green twinspot (Mandingoa nitidula) is an estrildid finch found in many parts of Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Gurney's sugarbird

The Gurney's sugarbird (Promerops gurneyi) is a species of bird in the family Promeropidae.

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Gustav Hartlaub

Karel Johan Gustav Hartlaub (8 November 1814 – 29 November 1900) was a German physician and ornithologist.

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Hereford is a cathedral city, civil parish and county town of Herefordshire, England.

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John Henry Gurney Sr.

John Henry Gurney (4 July 1819 – 20 April 1890) was an English banker, amateur ornithologist, and Liberal Party politician of the Gurney family.

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Jules Verreaux

Jules Pierre Verreaux (24 August 1807 – 7 September 1873) was a French botanist and ornithologist and a professional collector of and trader in natural history specimens.

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Natural History Museum, London

The Natural History Museum in London is a natural history museum that exhibits a vast range of specimens from various segments of natural history.

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Orange ground thrush

The orange ground thrush (Geokichla gurneyi) is a species of bird in the family Turdidae.

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Ornithology is a branch of zoology that concerns the study of birds.

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Pietermaritzburg (Zulu: umGungundlovu) is the capital and second-largest city in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

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Pinetown is a town that is part of the eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality, just inland from Durban in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

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Potchefstroom is an academic city in the North-West Province of South Africa.

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Richard Bowdler Sharpe

Richard Bowdler Sharpe (22 November 1847 – 25 December 1909) was an English zoologist and ornithologist who worked as curator of the bird collection at the British Museum of natural history.

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Slaty egret

The slaty egret (Egretta vinaceigula) is a small, dark egret.

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South Africa

South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa.

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South African Republic

The South African Republic (Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Transvaal and sometimes as the Republic of Transvaal, was an independent and internationally recognised country in Southern Africa from 1852 to 1902.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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White-winged flufftail

The white-winged flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) is a very rare African bird in the Sarothruridae family.

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Wing-snapping cisticola

The wing-snapping cisticola (Cisticola ayresii), also known as Ayres' cisticola, is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Ayres_(ornithologist)

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