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Edward Dickinson

Dr. E.C. (Edward) Dickinson Research Associate - Terrestrial Zoology

Research associate birds

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Edward Dickinson was a businessman for some 35 years, and a birdwatcher when time permitted. He has been author or co-author of over 75 papers and several books on birds including A Field Guide  to the Birds of South-east Asia (Collins, 1975), The Birds of the Philippines (BOU Checklist no. 12, 1991), A Guide to the Birds of the Philippines (Oxford University Press, 2000) and editor of the Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World (Helm, 2003)*. He is now a Research Associate of the National Museum of Natural History, Leiden. With René Dekker he is co-editor of Systematic notes on Asian birds, a collaborative series involving the National Museum of Natural History, Leiden and the Trust for Oriental Ornithology, of which he is a Trustee. This series is published in the form of discrete volumes of the museums journal Zoologische Verhandelingen. He has also been Chairman of the World Pheasant Association.

Howard and Moore corrigenda

Download the eight issue of the corrigenda to the Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World (3rd edition).

Publications

Naturalis Repository

(For publications with R.W.R.J. Dekker as co-author, see under Dekker. )

Dickinson, E.C., 2004. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 42. A preliminary review of the Oriolidae.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen350: 47-63.

Dickinson, E.C., 2004. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 46. A Catalogue of the Birds in the Museum of the Hon. East-India Company by Horsfield and Moore.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen350: 149-165.

Dickinson, E.C., 2004. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 47. Blyths Catalogue of the Birds in the Museum Asiatic Society and his 1849 Supplemental Note, with historical comments.--Zoologische Verhandelingen350: 167-181. 

Dickinson, E.C., S. Eck & J. Martens, 2004. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 44. A preliminary review of the Corvidae.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen350: 85-109.

Dickinson, E.C., 2004. Confirmation of the date of description of a broadbill (Calyptomena, Aves) published in the Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.-- Archives of Natural History 31(1): 168-169.

Dickinson, E.C. (ed.), 2003. The Howard & Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World. Revised and enlarged 3rd edition. 1-1040.-- London.

Dickinson, E.C., 2003. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 38. The McClelland drawings and a reappraisal of the 1835-36 survey of the birds of Assam.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen344: 63-106. 

Dickinson, E.C., S. Eck & C. M. Milensky, 2002. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 31. Eastern races of the barn swallow Hirundo rustica Linnaeus, 1758.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen340: 201-203. 

Dickinson, E.C. & P.G.P. Ericson, 2002. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 32.  The type locality of Hirundo daurica Laxmann, 1769.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen 340: 205-206.

Dickinson, E.C. & S.M.S. Gregory, 2002. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 24. On the priority of the name Hypsipetes Vigors, 1831, and the division of the broad genus of that name.--Zoologische Verhandelingen 340: 75-91. 

Voisin, C., J.F. Voisin, D. Causey & E.C. Dickinson, 2002. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 29. On the types of Sitta sinensis J. Verreaux, 1871 and Sitta montium La Touche, 1899.--Zoologische Verhandelingen 340: 191-196. 

Dickinson, E.C., 2001. The correct scientific name of the Palawan Peacock-Pheasant isPolyplectron napoleonis Lesson, 1831.-- Bull. Brit. Orn. Cl. 121(4): 266-272.

Dickinson, E.C., 2001. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 9. The Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées of  Temminck & Laugier (1820-1839).-- Zoologische Verhandelingen335: 7-54. 

Dickinson, E.C., Hiroyuki Morioka & M. Walters, 2001. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 19. Type material from Japan in the Natural History Museum, Tring, U.K.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen 335: 215-228. 

LeCroy, M. & E.C. Dickinson, 2001. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 17. Types of birds collected in Yunnan by George Forrest and described by Walter Rothschild.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen 335: 183-198. 

Loskot, V.M. & E.C. Dickinson, 2001. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 15. Nomenclatural issues concerning the common sand martin Riparia riparia (Linnaeus, 1758) and the pale sand martin R. diluta (Sharp & Wyatt, 1893), with a new synonymy.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen 335: 167-174. 

Norinomiya  Sayako & E.C. Dickinson, 2001. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 10. The Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées of  Temminck & Laugier (1820-1839): the little known impression of 1850.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen 335: 55-60. 

Walters, M. & E.C. Dickinson, 2001. A re-appraisal of the type specimens of Brachypodius immaculatus Sharpe, 1876 (Pycnonotidae).--  Bull. Brit. Orn. Cl.121(4): 264-265.

Dickinson, E.C., 2000. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 7. Black-naped oriole Oriolus chinensis Linnaeus, 1766: some old nomenclatural issues explained.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen 331: 131-139. 

Dickinson, E.C., 2000. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 8. The types of Turdinus kalulongaeSharpe, 1893, a synonym of Malacopetron magnirostre cinereocapillum (Salvadori, 1868).--Zoologische Verhandelingen 331:  141-143. 

Dickinson, E.C. & R.S. Kennedy, 2000. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 6. A re-examination of the application of the name Oriolus steerii Sharpe, 1877.-- Zoologische Verhandelingen331:  127-130. 

Dickinson, E.C., P.C.Rasmussen, P.D. Round & F.G. Rozendaal, 2000. Systematic notes on Asian birds. 1. A review of the russet bush-warbler Bradypterus seebohmi (Ogilvie-Grant, 1895).-- Zoologische Verhandelingen 331: 11-64.

Hennache, A. & E.C. Dickinson, 2000. Les types doiseaux rapportés du Vietnam, du Laos et du Cambodge par Jean Delacour entre 1923 et 1939.-- Zoosystema 22 (3): 601-629.

Kennedy, R.S., P.C. Gonzales, E.C. Dickinson, H.C. Miranda & T.H. Fisher, 2000. A Guide to the Birds of the Philippines: i-xx, 1-369.-- Oxford.

Rasmussen, P.C., P.D. Round, E.C. Dickinson & F.G.Rozendaal, 2000. A new bush-warbler (Sylviidae, Bradypterus) from Taiwan.-- The Auk117(2): 279-289.

Dickinson, E.C., 1991. Review.  Boonsong Lekagul & P.D. Round, 1991  A guide to the birds of Thailand.-- OBC Bull.14: 38-40.

Dickinson, E.C., R.S. Kennedy & K.C. Parkes, 1991. Birds of the Philippines.  An annotated Checklist. BOU Checklist no. 12. 1-507.-- Tring.

Parkes, K.C. & E.C. Dickinson, 1991. Types, type localities and variation in some races of the Colasisi or Philippine Hanging Parrot Loriculus philippensis.-- Bull. Brit. Orn. Cl.111: 104-110.

Dickinson, E.C., 1990. A review of smaller Philippine swiftlets of the genus Collocalia.-- Forktail 5: 23-34.

Please contact the author when you are interested in one of the articles above and it is not available online or in the repository [Repository].