Brehm, Christian Ludwig (1787–1864) was a German pastor and ornithologist.

Named subfamily:

Glareolinae 1841 = Pratincoles

Named species:

Oedicnemus assimilis 1853 = Senegal Thick-knee Burhinus senegalensis

Named subspecies:

(With Schilling) Tringa Schinzii 1822 = Dunlin Calidris alpina schinzii

Telmatias Faeroeensis 1822 = Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago faeroeensis

P. a. altifrons 1831 = European Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria altifrons

N. orientalis 1831 = Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata orientalis

L. l. islandica 1831 = Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa islandica