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Welcome to Bird Renaming Week

2 years ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

Was it Shakespeare who asserted that a bird by any other name would sing as sweet? Perhaps he didn't write those exact words, but this enduring sentiment may be as close to bird naming conventions as the immortal Bard would willingly tread. Even an author possessed of such a prodigious vocabulary might be confused by the terminology and idiosyncrasies of bird names.
Confusion is exactly the problem when the topic of bird names arises... and it always arises, particularly when trying to reconcile for a new birder the disparity between what a certain species is called and what it actually...
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Birds of Malaysia - Covering Peninsular Malaysia, Malaysian Borneo and Singapore

Birds of Malaysia - Covering Peninsular Malaysia, Malaysian Borneo and Singapore

When you think of the best birding in the south of Asia, it is Malaysia that comes to mind, although you are likely not to even think of the country as such: you are dreaming... Read more ...