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Trogon resplendens, Gould.}



Fam. IV. ALCEDINHXE, Pr. B.

Subfam. I. BUCCONIN.E, Pr. B. (G. of B. p. 73).

*209. Bu ceo, Linn. \7 66. Tamatia a , Cw?.1817. Capito, Temm.
1820 et Wagl. 1827. (Bucco capensis, Linn.)

210. ? Cyphos, Spix, 1824. Cyphus, Agass., nee Schonh.

1823. (Cyphos macrodactylos, Spix.)

211. CHAUNORNIS, G.R.Gr. 1841. Capito, Boie, 1826.

Bucco, Gin. 1788 et Vieill. 1816. Nyctactes, Strickl.
1841, nee Kaup, 1829. Tamatia, Sw. 1837. (Bucco
tamatia, Gm.)

*212. MONASA, Vieill. 1816. Barbacous, Cuv. 1817. Lypor-
nix, ^a#Z. 1827. Scotocharis, Glog. 1827. Monastes,
Nitzsch, 1840. Monasta, Ca6. 184J. Monassa, Sw. 1837-
(Cuculus ater, Bodd.)

213. MALACOPTILA, G. ft. Gr. 1841. Lypornix, 2 div. Wagl.

1827. Lypornix, Sw. 1837. Bucco, Vieill. 1823.
(Bucco fuscus, Gm.)

214. NONNULA, Sc/fltf. 1853. (Bucco rubecula, Spix.)
*215. CHELIDOPTERA, Gould, 1836. Monasa, Boie, 1826.

Lypornix, 3 div. Wagl. 1827. Brachypetes, Sw. 1837.
(Cuculus tenebrosus, Pall.)



Subfam. II. DACELONIN.E, Pr.B. (Halcyoninae, G.R.Gr.
G.ofB.p. 77).

*216. DACELO, Leach, 1816. Alcedo, Lath. 1790. Paralcyon,
Glog. 1827. (Alcedo gigas, Bodd.)

217. CHOUCALCYON, Less. 1831. Choacalcyon, G. R. Gr.

1847. Monachalcyon, Reichenb. 185TT (Alcedo Gau-
dichaudii, Quoy 4' Gaim.)

218. CITTURA, Reichenb. 1851. (Dacelo cyanotis, Temm.)
f219. MELIDORA, Less. 1831. (Dacelo macrorhyncha, Less.)

? Rafinq. 1815 ?



16 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

*220. HALCYON, Sw. 1821. Entomothera, Horsf. 1820? En-
tomophila, Leach"? Cancrophaga, Pr.B. 1850. (Alcedo
senegalensis, Linn.)

221. ? Entomothera, Reichenb. 1851, nee Hors/. (Al-
cedo fusca, Eodd.)

222. CHELICUTIA, Reichenb. 1851. Halcyon, Pr.B. 1850.

(Alcedo chelJcuti, Stanl.)

223. RHAMPHALCYON, Reichenb. 1851. Halcyon, Boie, 1826.

(Alcedo capensis, Linn.)

224. HYLCAON, Reichenb. 1851. (Alcedo melanorhyncha,

Teram.)

225. CALIALCYON, Pr. B. 1850. Callialcyon, Reichenb. 1851.

(Alcedo coromandeliana, Scop.)

226. LACEDO, Reichenb. 1851. (Dacelo pulchella, Horsf.)
227- ? Paralcyon, Pr.B. 1850, nee G%. 1827. (Da-
celo concreta, Temm.)

f228. ACTENOIDES, Homb. fy Jacq. 1846 ? (Actenoides Hom-
bi-oni, Pr. B.)

229. TODIRAMPHUS, Less. 1828. Halcyon, Sw. 1837. (Al-

cedo sacra, Gm.)

230. TANYSIPTERA,F^O, 1823. Pyrrhocorax, Mcehr. 1752?

(Alcedo dea, Linn.)

231. SYMA, Less. 1828. Lyma, Se%, 1840. (Halcyon toro-

tora, Less.)

*232. CEYX, Lacep. 1800-1801. Alcedo, 2 div. Temm. 1820.
(Alcedo tridactyla, Linn.)

Subfam. III. ALCEDININ;E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 81).

*233. ALCEDO, Linn. 1756. Ispida, Ltnn. 1735. (Alcedo
ispida, Linn.}

234. CORYTHORNIS, Kaup, 1848. Alcedo, L. 1766. (Alcedo

caeruleocephala, Gm.)

235. ISPIDINA, Kaup, 1848. (Todus pictus, Eodd.}

*236. ALCYONE, Sw. 1837- Halcyone, Agass. Therosa, Mull.

(Alcedo azurea, Lath,)
*237. CERYLE, Boie, 1828. Alcedo, III. 1811, nee Lwm. 1756.

Ispida, Sw. 1837, nee Linn. 1735. (Alcedo rudis, Linn.)

238. MEGACERYLE, Reichenb. 1851. (Alcedo maxima, Pa#.)

239. CHLOROCERYLE, Reichenb. 1851. (Alcedo amazona,



OF BIRDS. <

Subfam. IV. GALBULIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 83).
*240. GALBULA, Moehr. 1752. (Alcedo galbula, Linn.)
241. JACAMARALCYON, Cuv. 1829. Alcyon, Spix, 1824.

Galbula, Boie, 1826. Halcyon, Agass. Cauax, Cab.

1847. (Galbula tridact via, Vieill.)
*242. GALBALCYRHYNCHUS, 1845, et Jacamaralcyonides, 1849,

DesMurs. Cauecias, Cab. 1851. Alcyonides, Reichenb.

1852. Galbalcyo'-hynchus, G. R. Gr. 1849. (Galbal.

leucotis, DesMurs.)
*243. JACAMEROPS, Cuv. 1829. Lamprotila, Sw. 1837-

Lamproptila, Agass. (Galbula grandis, Gm.)
f244. GALBULOIDES, DesMurs, 1851. (Galbula Boersii, Ranz.

nonne avis artefacta?)



Fam. V. MEROPIDJE, Leach.
Subfam. I. MEROPIN^, Pr. B. (G. of B. p. 85).

*245. MEROPS, Linn. 1756. Ispida, Linn. 1744, et p. 1735.
Apiaster, Briss. 1760. (Merops apiaster, Linn.)

246. BLEPHAROMEROPS, Reichenb. 1852. (Merops segyptius,

Forsk.)

247. AEROPS, Reichenb. 1852. (Merops albicoliis, Vieill.)
243. PHLOTRUS, Reichenb. 1852. (Merops viiidis, Linn.)

249. MELITTOPHAS, Reichenb. 1852. (Merops badius, Gm.)

250. MELITTOTHERES, Reichenb. 1852. (Merops nubicus,Gm.)

251. TEPHRAEROPS, Reichenb. 1852. (Merops bicoloi; Daud.)

252. MELITTOPHAGUS, J3oie, 1828. (Merops erythropterus,

Gm.)

253. SPHECOPHOBUS, Reichenb. 1852. (Merops Sonnini,

Vieill.)

254. COCCOLARYNX, Reichenb. 1852. (Merops Bullockii,



255. MGROPISCUS, Sundev. (184 ?) (Merops gularis, Shaw.)
f256. MEROPOGON, Pr. 5. 1850. (Merops Forsteni, Temm.)
*257. NYCTIORNIS, Sw. 1831. Alcemerops, /. Geoffr. 1832.
(Merops amictus, Temm.)

258. ? BUCIA, 18.'J6, et Napophila, 1841, Hodgs. (Merops
Athertoni, Jard. 8f Selby.)



18 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

Tribe II. TENUIROSTRES, Cuv.

Fam. I. UPUPID.E, Pr. B.

Subfam. I. UPUPIN^, Pr. B. (G. of B. p. 89).

*259. UPUPA, Linn. 1735. Hupupa, Bonn. (Upupa Epops,

Linn.}

f260. FREGILUPUS, Less. 1831. (Upupa varia, Bodd.)
*261. IRRISOR, Less. 1831. Promerops, Boie, 1826. (Upupa

erythrorhynchos, Lath.)
f262. LAMPROLOPHOS, DesMurs, 1853. (Epimachus lam-

prolophos, Cuv.)
263. RHINOPOMASTUS, Smith, 1828. Rhinopomastes, Cab.

1847. (Falcinellus cyanomelas, Vieill.)
*264. FALCULIA, I. Geoffr. 1836. (Falculia palliata, I. Geoffr.}

Subfam. II. EPIMACHIN^, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 93).

*265. HETERALOCHA, Cab. 1851. Neomorpha, Gould, 1836,
nee Glog. 18 ? (Neomorpna Gouldii, G. R. Gr.)

*266. EPIMACHUS, Cuv. 1817. Cinnamolegus, Less. 1835.
(Upupa speciosa, Bodd.)

267. SELEUCIDES, Less. 1835. Nematophora, G.R.Gr. 1840.

Ptilornis, Reichenb. 1850. (Paradisea alba, Blum.)

268. CRASPEDOPHORA, G. ft. Gr. 1840. (Falcinellus mag-

nificus, Vieill.)

269. PTILORIS, Sw. 1825. Ptilorhis, Cab. 1851. (Ptiloris

paradisea, Sw.)

Fam. II. PROMEROPID^E, F^or*.
Subfam. I. PROMEROPIN^E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 95).

*2/0. DREPANIS, Temm. 1820, nee Rafinq. 1815 a . Falcator,
Temm. 1822. Mellisuga, Merr. 1786, nee firm. Heoro-
tarius, Rafinq. 1815? Vestiaria, Ffew. 1822. Meli-
threptus, 2 div. Vieill. 1816. Myzomela, p. Vig. fy Horsf.
Mellithreptus, Less. 1831. (Certhia pacifica, Gm.)

a The type is unknown. Hirundinince ?



OF BIRDS. 19

271. HIMATIONE, Cab. 1851. (Certhia sanguinea, Gm.)

272. HEMIGNATHUS, Licht. 1838. Heterorhynchus, Lafr.

1839. (Hemignathus lucidus, Licht.)

273. Mono, Less. 1831. Gracula, Merr. 1786. Acrulocercus,

Cab. 1847. (Certhia nigra, Gm.)

*274. NECTARINIA, III. 1811. Curruca, Mcehr. 1752? Mel-
lisuga, 1816, et Cynnyris, 2 div. 1818, Vieill. Cinnyris,
2 div. Cuv. 1817. (Certhia famosa, Linn.)
2/5. CINNYRIS, Cuv. 1817 et Cab. 1851. (Certhia splendida,



276. ANTHODIAETA, Cab. 1851. (Cinnyris collaris, Vieill.}
277- ANTHOBAPHES, C6. 1851. (Certhia violacea, Linn.}

278. PANAEOLA, Cab. 1851. Nectarinia, Pr. . 1850. (Cer-

thia pulchella, Linn.}

279. HEDYDIPNA, Cab. 1851. (Cinnyris platura, Vieill.}

280. LEPTOCOMA, C6. 1851. (Nectarinia Hasseltii, Temm.}

281. ARACHNECHTHRA, Cab. 1851. (Certhia lotentia, Linn.)

282. CRYTOSTOMUS, Ca#. 1851. (Certhia jugularis, Linn.)

283. CHALCOSTETHA, Ca6. 1851. (Nectarinia pectoralis,

Temm.)

284. AETHOPYGA, Cab. 1851. (Certhia siparaja, J?q^.)

285. ANTHREPTES, Sw. 1831. Cinnyricinclus, p. Less. An-

thorhej)tes, Agass. Anthothreptes, Cab. 1851. (Nec-
tarinia javanica, Horsf.)

286. CHALCOPARIA, Ca6. 1851. (Certhia cingalensis, Lath.)

287- ARACHNOTHERA, Temm. 1826. (Certhia longirostris,
Lath.)

288. PROMEROPS, firm. 1760. Falcinellus, Vieill. 1816.
Nectarinia, Temm. 1820. Ptiloturus, Sw. 1837. Ptilu-
rus, Strickl. 1841. (Merops cafer, Linn.)

*289. DICTUM, Cm?. 1817. Myzanthe, Hodgs. 1843, nee Lew.
1831. Diceum, Strickl. 1843. (Certhia erythronota,
LttA.)

290. PRIONOCHILUS, Strickl. 1841. (Pardalotus percussus,

Temm.)

291. PACHYGLOSSUS, Hodgs. 1843. (Pachyglossus mela-

noxanthus, Hodgs.)

292. PIPRISOMA, 5Z. 1844. Parisoma, Jerd. (Fringilla aerilis.

Tick.)



20 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

Subfam. II. CCEREBIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 101).

*293. CCEREBA, Vieill. ISO/. Guitus, Rqfinq. 1815? Necta-
rinia, Cuv. 1817- Coerebra, Boie, 1826. Arbelorhina,
Cab. 1847- Ca3reba,F^. 1825. (Certhia cyanea, Linn.)

*294. DACNIS, Cuv. 1817- (Certhia cay ana, Linn.)

295. CONIROSTRUM, D'Orb. fy Lafr. 1838. Conirostra, Cab.

1851. (Conirostrum cinereum, D'Orb.)

296. CERTHIOLA, Swwc/et>. 1835. Coereba, FieiW. 1 807 ? Nec-

taiinia, Less. 1831. Colius, MceAr. 1752? (Certhia
flaveola, Linn.)



Fam. III. TROCHILnLE, Vig.

Subfam. I. TROCHILINJE, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 103).
(Grypinae et Mellisugina3.)

*297. PHCETHORNIS, Sw. 1827. Phcetornis, Less. 1832.

Phrethorais, Boie, 1831. Phaethornis, Jard. 1833.

Phaethorais, Sw. 1831. Phatornis, G. R. Gr. 1848.

(Trocliilus supevciliosus, Linn.)

*298. OREOTROCHILUS, Gould, 1847. Oriotrochilus, Reichenb.
1849. (Trochilus Estella, D'Orb.)

*299. GRYPUS, Spia?, 1824. Ramphodon, Less. 1831. (Tro-
chilus nsevius, Dum.)

300. EUTOXERBS, Reichenb. 1849. (Trochilus aquila, jLorfc?.)

301. CAMPYLOPTERUS, Sw. 1827. Kampylopterus, Spix et

Agoss. Polytmus, G.R.Gr. 1848, nee Briss. (Trochilus
largipeunis, Bodd.)

302. APIIANTOCHROA, Gould, 1853. (Trochilus cirrochloris,

Vieill.)

303. EUPETOMENA, Gould, 1853. (Trochilus macrourus,Gm.)

304. GLAUCTS, Boie, 1831. (Trochilus hirsutus, Gm.)

305. LAMPORNIS, Sw. 1827. Anthracothorax, Boie, 1831.

(Trochilus ma^o, I Ann.)

306. THRENBTBS, Gould, 1853. (Trochilus leucuras, Linn.)

307. HYPUROPTILA, GowZc?, 1853. (Trochilus Buffonii, Less.)

308. STERNOCLYTA, Gould, 1853. (Trochilus (Lampornis)
cyanopectus, Gould.)

- 309. STROPHIOL^MUS, Gould, 1853. (Trochilus Schrebersii,
Locta.)



OF BIRDS. 21

310. EULAMPIS, Boie, 1831. Culampis, Less. 1832. (Tro-

chilus violaceus, Gm.)

311. COLIBRI, Spix, 1824. Petasophora, G.R.Gr. 1840 et

Pr. B. 1849. (Trochilus serrirostris, VieilL)

312. ? ? Colibri, Pr. B. 1849, nee Spix, 1824. (Tro-

chilus cyanotis, Bourc.)

*313. POLYTMUS, Briss. 1760. Emeraudes, Less. 1832. Thau-
raatias, Pr. B. 1849. (Trochilus thaumatias, Linn.}

314. SMARAGDITES, Boie, 1831. Polytmus, VieilL 1807, nee

Briss. 1/60. (Trochilus viridissimus, VieilL)

315. LEUCIPPUS, Pr. B. 1849. (Trochilus fallax, Bourc.)

316. THALURANIA, Gould, 1848. Glaucopes, I/ess. 1832, nee

Hubn. 1816. Mellisuga, Boie, 1831, nee Briss. 1/60.
Thaluronia, G. R. Gr. 1849. (Trochilus furcatus, Gm.)

*317. TOPAZA, G. R. Gr. 1840. Topazes, Less. 1832. Tro-
chilus, Linn. 1758 (nee 1748) at III. 1811. Lampornis,
Reichenb. 1849. (Trochilus pella, Linn.)

318. FLORISUGA, Pr. B. 1849. Orthorhynclms, III. 1811, nee

Cw. 1799-1800. Lampornis, Less. 1829, nee Sw. 182/.
(Trochilus mellivorus, Linn.)

319. DELATTRIA, Pr.B. 1849. (Trochilus Henrica, Less.)

320. LAFRESNAYA, Pr. B. 1849. Calothorax, G. R. Gr. 1848,

nee 1840. (Trochilus Lafresnayi, Boiss.)

321. THAUMASTURA, Pr. B. 1849. (Trochilus Cora, Less.)
*322. CALOTHORAX, G. R. Gr. 1840. Lucifers, Less. 1832.

Callithorax, Agass. (Trochilus lucifers, Sw.)
*323. DOCIMASTES, Gould, 1849. Mellisuga, G. R. Gr. 1848,
nee Briss. Docimaster, Pr.B. 1849. (Trochilus ensifera,
Boiss.)

324. HELIODOXA, Gould, 1849. Leadbeatera, Pr. B. 1849.

(Trochilus Leadbeateri, Bourc.)

325. HELIOMASTER, Pr. B. 1849. (Ornisnrya angelae, Less.)

326. COYNES, Less. 1832. Trochilus, Sw. 1837, nee L*Vm.

Helioraaster, p. Pr. B. (Trochilus mesoleucus, Valen.)

327. HELIANTHEA, Gould, 1848. (Ornismyahelianthea,Less.)

328. PTEROPHANES, Gould, 1848. (Trochilus Temrainckii,

Boiss.)

329. BOURCIERIA, Pr. B. 1849. (Trochilus Prunelliij Bourc.)
S30. CCELIGENA, Less. 1832: Delattria, p. Pr.B. 1849.

(Cceligena Clemencise, Less.)



22 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

331. ? - ? Caeligena, Pr. B. 1849, nee Less. (Ornismya

caeligena, Less.)

332. HELIANGELUS, Gould, 1848. (Trochilus clarissse, Lon-

guem.)

333. HELIOTRYPHA, Gould, 1853. (Heliangelus viola, Gould.)

334. DORYFERA, Gow/d, 1847. Dorifera, Pr. B. 1849. (Tro-

chilus ludoviciae, Bourc.)

335. CLYTOL^EMA, Gould, 1853. (Trochilus rubineus.

Lath.)

336. AGL^ACTIS, Gould, 1848. (Trochilus cupriventris,

Bowrc.)

337. METALLURA, Gould, 1847. (Trochilus cupreocauda,



338. UROSTICTE, Gould, 1853. (Trochilus Benjamini, Bourc.)

339. OXYPOGON, Gould, 1848. (Ornismya Guerinii, Boiss.)

340. RAMPHOMICRON, Pr. B. 1849. (Ornismya microrhyn-

chus, Boiss.)

341. ABEILLIA, Pr. B. 1849. (Trochilus Abeillii, Delattr.)

342. SAPHOS, Less. 1832. Cometes, Gould, 1847, nee Hocfys.

1841. Sappho, Reichenb. 1849. (Trochilus sparga-
nurus, Shaw.)

343. LESBIA, Less. 1832. Cynanthus, Sw. 1837, nee 1827.

(Trochilus forficatus, Linn.)

344. DISCOSURA, Pr.B. 1849. Platures et Platurus, Less.

1829, nee Latr. Ocreatus, p. Gould. (Trochilus lon-
gicaudus, Gm.)

f345. LODDIGESIA, Gould, 1850. Loddigiornis, Pr. B. 1850.
(Trochilus mirabilis, Lodd.)

346. STEGANURUS, Reichenb. 1849. Spathura, GOM/C?, 1850.

Ocreatus, p. Gould. (Trochilus Addse, Bourc.)

347. SELASPHORUS, Sw. 1831. Rubis, Less. 1832. Melli-

suga, p. G.R.Gr. 1841. Selosphorus, Pr.B. 1849.
(Trochilus rufus, Gm.)

348. MELLISUGA, Briss. 1760. Trochilus, Vieill. 1807, nee

Lzww. Ornismya, 1828, Ornithomya, 1829, et Tro-
chilus, 1832, Less. Myiornis, Agass. Lampornis, p. Less.
1829. (Trochilus minimus, Linn.)

349. CH^ETOCERCUS, G. R. Gr. 1853. (Trochilus Jourdani,

Bourc.)

350. HELIACTIN, Boie, 1831. Heliactinia, Reichenb. 1849.

Queues etroites, Less. 1832. (Trochilus cornutus, Pr.
Max.)



OF BIRDS. 23

351. GOULDIA, Pr.B. 1849. (Trochilus Langsdorffii, Vieill.)

352. TRYPHAENA, Gould, 1850. (Ornismya Dupontii, Less.)

353. CALLIPHLOX, Boie, 1831. (Trochilus amethystinus, Gra.)
*354. TROCHILUS, Linn. 1748 et Sw, 1837. Troglodites, Linn.

1/44. Cynanthus, Sw. 1827. Colubris, Reichenb.
1849 ? (Trochilus colubris, Li/m.)

355. LOPHORNIS, Less. 1829. Bellatrix, Boie, 1831. (Tro-

chilus ornatus, Bodd.}

356. SEPHANOIDES,. Less. 1832. Eustephanus, Reichenb. 1849.

Stephanoides, .4%. (Trochilus galeritus, Mol.)
35/. CHRYSOLAMPIS, jBoie, 1831. (Trochilus moschitus,I/inn.)

358. ORTHORHYNCHUS, Cuv. 1799-1800. (Trochilus cris-

tatus, Linn.)

359. CEPHALLEPIS, Lodd. 1831. Huppes, Less. 1832.

Smaragditis, Reichenb. 1849. Cephalepis, Pr. B. 1849.
(Trochilus Delalandii, Vieill.)

360. PATAGONA, G. #. Gr. 1840. Cynanthus, Less. 1829, nee

Sw. 1827. Patagons, Less. 1832. Hylocharis, G. R. Gr.
1848, nee Boie. (Trochilus gigas, Vieill.)

361. ERIOCNEMIS, Reichenb. 1849. Eriopus, Gould, 1847,

nee Treits. 18 ? Vestipes, Less. (Ornismya vestita,
Longuem.)

362. AVOCETTULA, Reichenb. 1849. Avocettes, Less. 1832.

Avocetta, Agass. nee Bnss. 1760. Avocettinus, Pr.B.
18497 Campylopterus, Sw;. 1837, nee 1827. (Ornismya
avocetta, Less.)

363. SAUCEROTTIA, Pr.B. 1849. (Trochilus Saucerotii, Bourc.)

364. AMAZILIS, Less. 1832. Amazilia, Reichenb. 1849. Ama-

zilius, Pr. B. 1849. (Ornismya Amazilis, Less.)

365. CHRYSURES, Less. 1832. Chrysuronia, Pr.B. 1849. (Or-

nismya cenone, Less.)

*3(J6. ? Polythmus, Less. 1832, nee Briss. 1760. Phre-

tornis, Less. 1829, nee Sw. Trochilus, G. R. Gr. 1840,
nee Linn. (Trochilus polytmus, Linn.)

*367. HYLOCHARIS, Boie, 1831. Saphirs, Less. 1832. (Tro-
chilus saphirinus, Gm.)

368. BASILINNA, Boie, 1831. Bleuets, Less. 1832. Basilina,

Reichenb. 1849. (Trochilus leucotis, Vieill.)

369. CHLOROSTILBON, Gould, 1853. (Trochilus prasinus,

(Jard.1) Gould.)

370. AUGASTES, Gould, 1850. Trochilus, Sw. 1827, nee Linn.

(Trochilus superbus, Vieill.)



24 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

371. HELIOTHRYX, Boie, 1831. Jacobines, Less. 1832. He-

liothrys, G.R.Gr. 1840. Heliothrix, Strickl. 1841. (Tro-
chilus auritus, Gm.}

372. SCHISTES, Gould, 1851. (Trochilus GeoiFroyii, Bourc.)

Fam. IV. MELIPHAGID.E, Vig.
Subfam. I. MYZOMELIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 117).

*373. MYZOMELA, Vig. fy Horsf. 1826. Certhionyx, Less.
1831 ? Meliphaga, 4 div. Vig. f Horsf. 1826. . Phy-
lidonyris, Less. 1837, nee 1831. (Certhia sanguinoleta,
Lath.)

*374. ACANTHORHYNCHUS, Gould, J 837- Leptoglossus, Sw.

1837, nee Gwer. 1830. Meliphaga, 5 div. Vig. % Horsf.

1826. (Certhia tenuirostris, Lath.}
*375. GLICIPHILA, Sw. 1837. Glyciphila, G.R.Gr. 1840.

Glycyphila, Ca&. 1851. (Certhia melanops, Lath.)
*376. ENTOMOPHILA,GOM/C?, 1837, nee Leach. (Entomophila

picta, Gould.)

377' CONOPOPHILA, Reichenb. 1852. (Entomophila albogu-

laris, Gould.)
378. LICHNOTENTHA, Cab. 1851. Melicophila, Gould, 1844.

Melitophila, Cab. 1851, nee Latr. (Melicophila picata,

Gould.)

Subfam. II. MELIPHAGIN.E, G.R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 121).

*379. MELIPHAGA, Lew. 1808. Melliphaga, Less. 1828. Zan-
thomyza, Sw. 1837. Xanthomyza, Strickl. 1841. Phi-
ledon, 3 div. 1 8 1 7 et 2 div. 1 829," Cuv. (Merops ph^gia,
Lath.)

380. ? Ptilotis, Sw. 1837 a . Meliphaga, 2 div. Via. %

Horsf. 1826. Meliphaga, G. R. Gr. 1840. (Certhia
chrysotis, Lath.)

381. STOMIOPTERA, Reichenb. 1852. ( Ptilotis unicolor,Gow/d.)
f382. LICHENOSTOMUS, Cab. 1851. (Ptilotis cratitia, Gould.)

383. MELIORNIS, G. ft. Gr. 1840. Meliphaga, Vig. fy Horsf.

1826. (Certliia novae hollandise, Lath.)

384. PHYLTDONYRIS, Less. 1831. Lichmera, Cab. 1851. Me-

lisympotes, Reichenb. 1852. Philedonyris, Agass. (Cer-
thia australasiana, Shaw.)

a Nee Ptilotus, /"we*. 1814.



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385. FOULEHAIO (!), Reichenb. 1852. Creadion, p. Vieill.

1816. Sarcpgenys, G.R.Gr.MSS. (Certhia caruncu- ^
lata, Gm,)

386. ACANTHAGENYS, Gould, 1837. Acanthogenys, G. R. Gr.

1840. (Acanthagenys rufogularis, Gould.)
887. ANTHOCH.ERA, Vig. fy Horsf. 1826. Philedon, 2 div.

1817, 1 div. 1829, Cuv. Philedon, Sundev. 1835. Crea-
dion, Less. 1837, nee Vieill. 1816. Meliphaga, DesMurs,
1853. (Merops carunculata, Lath.)

388. ANELLOBIA, Cab. 1851. Melichajra, Reichenb. 1852.

Creadion, DesMurs, 1853. (Certhia mellivora, Lath.)
*389. ANTHORNIS, G. .R. Gr. 1840. Anthomyza, Sw. 1837,

uec -Sw. 1833. Melliphaga, Less. 1831. (Certhia mela-

nura, Sparr.)
390. PROSTHEMADERA, G. R. Gr. 1840. Philedon, 4 div.

1817, 3 div. 1829, Cuv. Philemon, Reichenb. 1849,

nee Vieill. 1816. (Merops novae zealandia3, Gm.)
*391. POGONORNIS, G. R. Gr. 1846. (Ptilotis cincta, Dubus.)
*392. TROPIDORHYNCHUS, Vig. fy Horsf. 1826: Philedon,

1817, et Gymnops (nee Spix, 1824), 1829, Cuv. Strigi-

ceps, Less. 1840? necPr.B. 1838. (Merops corniculatus,

Lath.)

393. LEPTORNIS, Homb. fy Jacq. 1845. Philedon, Reichenb.

1852. (Leptornis - ? Voy. au Pole Sud.)

394. ENTOMIZA, Sw. 1837. Meliphaga, Teraw. 1820. Ento-

myzon, Sw. 1825. Philemon, Vieill. 1816? Philedon,
Reichenb. 1849. (Gracula cyanotis, Lath.)

395. - ? Philemon, Reichenb. 1852, nee Vieill. 1816. (Tro-

pidorhynchus bouroensis, Less.)

396. XANTHOTIS, Reichenb. 1852. Myzantha, Less. 1831,

nee F#. fy Horsf. 1826. (Philedon chrysotis, Less.)
*397. PHYLLORNIS, Boie, 183 ? Chloropsis, Jard. fy Selby,

183 ? Phyllorinus, ^4%. (Turdus cochinchinensis, Gm.) ^_



Subfam. III. MELITHREPTIN^, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 127).

*398. MANORINA, 1818, et Manorhina, 1825, Vieill. Myzan-
tha, Vig. fy Horsf. 1826. Philanthus, Less. 1831 ? nee
Fab. 1793. (Turdus melanophrys, Lath.)
*399. PSOPHODES, Vig. 8f Horsf. 1826. Timalia, p. Sw. 1837-

(Muscicapa crepitans, Lath.)

400. SPHENOSTOMA, Gould, 1837. (Sphenostoma cristatum,
Gould.)

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26 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

*401. MELITHREPTUS, Vieill. 1816. Philedon, 3 div. 1817, et
2 di\r. 1829, Cuv. Meliphaga, 3 div. Vig. fy Horsf. 1826.
Hsematops, Gould, 1836, Gymophrys et Eidopsarus,
Sw. 1837. Gymnophrys et Hcematops, G. E. Gr. 1846.
Idopsarus, Agass. (Certhia lunuta, Shaw.)
402. PLECTORAMPHUS, G.E.Gr.1840. Pleetorhyncha, Gould,
1837 a . Entomiza,Se%,1840. Plectrorhamphus, Strickl
1841. Plectrorhyiicha, Weigm. 1838. (Plectorhyneha
lanceolata, Gould.)



Fam. V, CERTHIAD^E, Vig.

Subfam. I. FURNARIIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 131).

*403. FURNARIUS, Vieill. 1816. Opetiorhynchns, Temm. 1820.
Opethyorhynchus, Boie, 1826. Figulus, Spin, 1824.
(Merops rufus, Gm.)

404. HELEODYTES, Cab. 1851. Furnarius, Sw. 1837. (Fur-

narius grisens, Sw.)

405. RHODINOCICHLA, Hartl. 1853. (Furnarius roseus, Less.)
*406. CINCLODES, G. jR. Gr. 1840, et Reickenb. 1853. Opetio-

rhynchus, Kittl. 1830, et Reichenb. 1853. Oppetiorhyn-
chus, D'Orb. fy Less. 1837. Cillurus, Cab. 1844, et
Reichenb. 1853. (Motacilla patagonica, Gm.)

407. UPUCERTHIA, I. Geoffr. 1832. Uppncerthia, D'Orb. $

La/r. 1837. (Upucerthia dumetoria, D'Orb.)

408. OCHETORHYNCHUS, Meyen, 1834. (Ochetorhynchus ru-

ficaudus, Mcy.)
*409. LOCHMIAS, Sw. 1827. Picerthia, I. Geoffr. 1832. Loch-

mia, /Sw. 1837- (Myiothera nematura, Licht.)
*410. ENICORNIS, G. E. Gr. 1840. Eremobius, Gould, 1838 b .

Henicornis, Agass. (Eremobius phoenicura, Gould.)
*411. LIMNORNIS, Gould, 1839. (Limnornis rectirostris, Gould.)
412. CINNICERTHIA, Le5. 1844. Presbys,C6. 1851. Thely-

drias, Reichenb. 1853. (Limnornis unirufus, Lafr.)
*413. GEOSITTA, Sw. 1837. Euthyonyx, Reichenb. 1850.

(Alauda cuniculai'ia, Vieill.)

414. GEOBATES, /Sw. 1837. (Geobates brevicauda, Sw.)
*415. CINCLOCERTHIA, G.R.Gr. 1840. Stenorhynchus, Gould,

1835, nee Me^r. 1823. (Stenorhynchus ruficaudus, Gould.)



Nee Plectorhinchus, Lacep. 1800. b Nee Eremobia, Steph. 1829.



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Subfam. II. SYNALLAXIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 135).

*416. SYNALLAXIS, VieilL 1818. Synalaxis, Eoie, 1826. Pa-
rulus, Spix, 1824. Synnalaxis, Lafr. 1839. (Synal-
laxis ruficapilla, VieilL)

417. LEPTASTHENURA, Reichenb. 1853. (Synallaxis aegitha-

loides, Kittl.)

418. - ? Bathmidura, Reichenb. 1853 \ (Synallaxis se-

taria, Temm.)

419. - ? Asthenes, Reichenb. 1853 b . (Synallaxis sordida,

Less.)

420. MELANOPAREIA, Reichenb. 1853. (Synallaxis Maximi-

liani, D'Orb.)

421. CRANIOLEUCA, Reichenb. 1853. (Synallaxis albiceps,

D'0r6. 4- La/r.)

422. LEPTOXYURA, Reichenb. 1853. (Synallaxis ruficauda,

VieilL)

423. OXYURUS, Sw. 1827, nee Rqfinq. 1810. (Motacilla spi-

nicauda, Gm.)

424. SYLVIORTHORHYNCHUS, DesMurs, 1847. Schizura,

Ca6. 1848, nee Doubl. 184 ? (Sylvior. maluroides, Des-
Murs.)

*425. ANUMBIUS, D'Orb. $ Lafr. 1838. Annumbius, Lafr.
1841. Sphenopyga, Ca6. 1847. (Anthus acuticauda-
tus, Less.)

426. MALACURUS, Reichenb. 1850. Phacellodomus, Reichenb.
1853. Synallaxis, Sw. 1837. (Synallaxis rufifrons, Spix.)
*427. DIGLOSSA, PFa^Z. 1832. Campylops, Licht. 1837. Ser-
rirostrum, 1838, et Uncirostrum, 1839, D' Orb. fy Lafr.
Agrilorhinus, 1838, et Anchilorhinus, Pr.B. Agriolo-
rhinus, Wagn. 1841. Agrilorhynchus, G.R.Gr. 1842.
(Diglossa baritula, Wagl.)

*428. ANABATES, Temm. 1820. Anabacerthia, Lafr. 1841.
(Motacilla guianensis, Gm.)

429. - ? Sphenura, Spix, 1824, nee Licfa. 1823. Sphae-

nura, D'Orb. 1844. (Sphenura subulata, Spix.)

430. HOMORUS, Reichenb. 1853. Anabates, Cm?. 1829 et Sw.

1837. (Anabates lophotes, Pr. B.)

f431. PSEUDOSEISURA, Reichenb. 1853. (Anabates gutturalis,
D'Orfc.



Nee Bathmidurus, Cab. 1847. b Nee Asthena, Hu&n. 1816.

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28 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

432. ? Automolus, Reichenb. 1853 a . (Anabates leucoph-

thalmus, Pr. Max.)

433. CICHLOCOLAPTES, Reichenb. 1853. (Anabates ferrugi-

nolentus, Pr. Max.)

434. ? Biastes, Reichenb. 1853, nee Panz. 1806. (Ana-
bates nigropectus, Lafr.)

f435. MARGARORNIS, Reichenb. 1853. (Sittasomus perlatus,
Less.)

436. PHILYDOR, Spix, 1824. Xenops, 3 div. Less. 1837.

(Anabates atricapillus, Pr. Max.)

437. THRIPOPHAGA, Cab. 1847. Sphenura, Sundev. 1835,

nee Licht. 1823. (Anabates macroura, Pr. Max.]

438. PSEUDOCOLAPTES, Reichenb. 1853. (Anabates auritus,

Licht.)

439. DENDROMA, Sw. 1837. Dendrodromus, Agass. Ana-

bates, Sundev. 1835. (Sphenura poliocephala, Licht.)
*440. OXYRHAMPHUS, Strickl. 1841. Oxyrhynchus, Temm.
1820 (nee Gesw. 1604 !). Oxyruncus, Temm. olim. Oxy-
rhynchus flaminiceps, Temm.)

Subfam. III. DENDROCOLAPTIN^E, G. E. Gr. (G. of B. p. 139).

*441. DENDROCOLAPTES, Herm. 1811 et Reichenb. 1853.
Dendrocopus, Vieill. 1816, nee Koch, 1816. Orthoco-
laptes, Less. 1840. (Gracula cayanensis, Gm.)

442. ?XIPHOCOLAPTES, Less. 1840. Dendrocopus, Reichenb.

1853. (Dendrocopus albicollis, Vieill.)

443. DENDROCOPS, S'w. 1837- Premnocopus, Cab. 1847.

(Dendrocolaptes platyrostris, Spix.)

f444. DENDREXETASTES, Eyton, 1851. (Dendrexetastes ca-
pitoides, Eyton.)

445. CLADOSCOPUS, Reichenb. 1853. (Dendrocolaptes Tem-

minckii, Lafr.)

446. DENDROPLEX, Sw. 1827. Dendrocolaptes, 2 div. Cm?.

1817etTewm. 1820. Dendrocopus, Sundev. 1835. (Ori-
olus picus, Gm.)

447. NASICA, Less. 1831. Dendrocolaptes, 3 div. Cuv. 1829.

(Dendrocolaptes longirostris, III.)

448. DENDRORNIS, Eyton, 1852. Premnocopus, Reichenb.

1853. (Dendrocolaptes susurrans, Jarc?.)

B Nee Automolis, Hubn. 1816.



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t449. DRYMORNIS, Eyton, 1852. (Nasica Bridges!, Eyton.)


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