Nice job Ali and Joel, your answers are correct. Have a go at this…

1. The Genus name of this extinct North American species translates as “having a tail like a cone” in Greek.

2. The namesake of several species, he died of typhoid after an 1848 expedition to California in which he traveled with Daniel Boone and survived numerous attacks by Pawnees (your typical American tale, no?)

3. Once called “Wied’s Crested Flycatcher”.