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Table 1 Details of the six specimens of Orthotomus ruficeps from southern Vietnam (original label mention is Cochinchina) collected by Louis Rodolphe Germain and representing, to our knowledge, the only specimens deposited in natural history museums

From: On the genetic distinctiveness of tailorbirds (Cisticolidae: Orthotomus) from the South-east Asian mainland with the description of a new subspecies

Collector Catalog number Sex Collection date Locality Country
Germain L.R. MNHN ZO 1866-573 Female 28 February 1864 ‘Cochinchina’ Vietnam
Germain L.R. MNHN ZO 1882-738 Male   ‘Cochinchina’ Vietnam
Germain L.R. MNHN ZO 1882-739 Female 21 April 1865 ‘Cochinchina’ Vietnam
Germain L.R. MNHN ZO 1882-740 Female   ‘Cochinchina’ Vietnam
Germain L.R. MNHN ZO 1882-742 Male 29 February 1864 ‘Cochinchina’ Vietnam
Germain L.R. SMF 78404 Male   ‘Cochinchina’ Vietnam
  1. The specimen in Senckenberg was previously cataloged at MNHN with the number MNHN ZO 1882-741; this specimen was not sequenced