Bonaparte, Charles Lucien Jules Laurent, 2nd Prince of Canino and Musignano (1803-1857) French statesman and ornithologist.

Named superfamily:

Recurvirostroidea 1831 = Ibidorhynchidae, Recurvirostridae & Haematopodidae

Named family:

Chionidae 1832 = Sheathbills

Haematopodidae 1838 = Oystercatchers

Recurvirostridae 1854 = Stilts and Avocets

Ibidorhynchidae 1856 = Ibisbill Ibidorhynchus struthersii

Pedionomidae 1856 = Plains-wanderer Pedionomus torquatus

Named subfamily:

Phalaropodinae 1831 = Phalaropes

Ortygidae 1831 = Turnicidae

Vanellinae 1845 = Lapwings

Named genera:

Catoptophorus 1827 = Willet Tringa semipalmata

Heteropodia 1838 = Calidris

Chettusia 1841 = Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius

Prosobonia 1850 = Polynesian Sandpipers

Leucopolius 1856 = Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus

Nemoricola 1856 = Gallinago

Hoploxypterus 1865 = Pied Plover Holploxyptrus cayanus

Named species:

C. semipalmatus 1825 = Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus

Tringa himantopus 1826 = Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus

Tringa schinzii 1826 = White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis

Pelidna schinzii 1838 = White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis

Schœniculus schinzii 1844 = White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis

Scolopax stenura 1830 = Pin-tailed Snipe Gallinago stenura

G. nigripennis 1839 = African Snipe Gallinago nigripennis

G. microdactyla 1839 = Madagascan Snipe Gallinago macrodactyla

(With Jardine) Xylocota jamesoni 1855 = Andean Snipe Gallinago jamesoni

H. moquini 1856 = African Oystercatcher Haematopus moquini

Named subspecies:

G. n. nigripennis 1839 = African Snipe Gallinago n. nigripennis

Spilura s. japonica 1856 =  Solitary Snipe Gallinago solitaria japonica

Honorary English:

Bonaparte’s Sandpiper = White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis

Honorary scientific:

Heteropygia bonapartei Coues 1861 = White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis

Pelidna bonapartei Gould 1841 White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis