William Henry Sykes

William Henry Sykes (January 25, 1790 – June 16, 1872), Indian Army officer, politician, ichthyologist and ornithologist.

Taxon names authored

(List may be incomplete)



(List may be incomplete)

  • Sykes, W.H. 1831. Catalogue of the Mammalia of Dukhun (Deccan); with observations on their habits, etc., and characters of new species. Proceedings of the Committee of Science and Correspondence of the Zoological Society of London 1830–1831 I: 99–105. BHL. Reference page
  • Sykes, W.H. 1835. Descriptions of new species of Indian ants. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1: 99–107.
  • Sykes, W.H. 1839. On the fishes of the Deccan. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1838(6): 157–165. BHL Reference page
Authority control