|John Latham, courtesy Wikipedia Commons|
|Swift Parrot Lathamus discolor, Canberra. Another threatened parrot species, whose genus was named for Latham by a French ornithologist and polymath, René Lesson, in 1830. It is the only species in this genus.|
|Australian Brush-turkey Alectura lathami, (in rain!) Chichester State Forest, New South Wales.|
This time the honours were done in 1831 by John Gray, a zoologist at the British Museum in London,
not long before Latham's death.