[Taxacom] Identity of initials in Entomologist's Monthly Magazine

John Grehan calabar.john at gmail.com
Sun Oct 28 17:19:38 CDT 2018


Thanks to some feedback, I belatedly appreciate that the 'ID' was short for
'idem' referring to a previous article with the author name. My ignorance
is profound (at times at least :)

John Grehan

On Sun, Oct 28, 2018 at 3:25 PM John Grehan <calabar.john at gmail.com> wrote:

> Dear colleagues,
>
> This is just an off chance question for which ome entomologist on the list
> may know the answer. In the UK journal *Entomologist's Monthly Magazine *there
> are some brief field observation entries on some moths in 1887 that were
> authored only by the initials 'ID'. If anyone happens to know the name
> involved I would be most grateful. I would prefer to have the full name for
> citation purposes.
>
> Thanks,
> John Grehan
>


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