Lieutenant Colonel J. R. Abbott
 
(1811-1888)
• served in British India as Assistant Commissioner of
the Arakan from 1837 to 1845.
• specimen collector.
• Abbott’s Babbler (Malacocincla abbotti) was named in
his honor by Edward Blyth.
 
 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abbott%27s_babbler)