The Sixth Name Game

Answers to Previous: 1. Barnacle Goose, 2. Black Oystercatcher (Haematopus bachmani) or Bachman's Warbler or Bachman's Sparrow, 3. Burrowing Owl or Northern Pygmy-Owl or Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl, 4. Bendire's Thrasher.

1. Great songstress of the cultivated field, in Greek

2. Neglected starling

3. Namesake dissected a species of northern manatee (also named after him), as well as reported a species of "white sea raven" in Alaska (which has never again been seen).

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