spinosa / spinosus

L. spinosus  thorny  < spina  thorn.
● ex "Gallinula alis cornubis donatis. Spur-winged Water Hen" of Edwards 1743 (Jacana).
● ex “Sarcelle à queue épineuse” of d’Aubenton 1765-1781, pl. 967, and “Spinous-tailed Teal” of Latham 1785 (syn. Nomonyx dominicus).
● ex "Charadrius spinosus" of Hasselqvist 1757 (Vanellus).

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Recommended citation
Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 19 January 2019).