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(Buceros elatus, Temm.)

*1428. BUCORVUS, Less. 1831. Tmetoceros, C6. 1847. Bu-
corax, Sundev. 1849. (Buceros abyssinicus, Gm.)

Subfam. II. EURYCEROTIN^E, Pr.B.

*1429. ? Euryceros, Less. 1831 a . Euriceros, Pr.B. 1849.

(Euryceros Prevostii, Less.)



Order III. SCANSOBES,

Fam. I. RAMPHASTIDJ3, Vig.

Subfam. I. RAMPHASTIN^B, Cab. (Ramphastidinae, G. R. Gr.
G. of B. p. 402).

*1430. RAMPHASTOS, Linn. 1748. Bucco, Moehr. 1752. Tu-
cana, Briss. 1760. Rostrata, Barr. 1745. Rham-
phastos, Strickl. 1841. (Ramphastos toco, Linn.)

a Nee Eurycerus, III. 1807.



OF BIRDS. 85

1431. TUCAIUS, Pr.JB. 1854. (Ramphastos dicolorus, Gm.)
*1432. PETROGLOSSUS, III. 1811. Ramphastos, Linn. 1766.
Ramphastos, 2 div. Vieill. 1816. Aracarius, Rqfinq.
1851. Aracari, Less. 1828. (Ramphastos aracari,
Linn.)

1433. GRAMMATORHYNCHUS, Gould, 1854. (Pteroglossus

Humiboldtii, Wagl.}

1434. PYROSTERNA, Pr. B. 1854. (Pteroglossus bitorquatus,

Vig.}

1435. SELENIDERA, Gould, 1837. Ramphastus, 1744, et

Ramphastos, 1758, Linn. Selenodera, Agass. (Pte-
roglossus Gouldii, Natt.)

1436. PIPERIVORUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Ramphastos piperivorus,

Linn.)

1437- AULACORHYNCHUS, Gould, 1834. Ramphoxanthus,
Pr.B. 1854. (Pteroglossus prasinus, Licht.)

1438. - ? Aulacoramphus,G..R.Gr.l840. Aulacorhamphus,

Agass. et Pr. B. 1849. (Pteroglossus sulcatus, Sw.)

1439. ANDIGENA, Gould, 1850. (Pteroglossus hypoglaucus,



1440. RAMPHOMELUS, Pr.JB. 1854. (Pteroglossus nigriros-

tris, Waterh.)

1441. BEAUHARNAISIUS, 1849, et Beauharnesius, 1854, Pr.B.

(Pteroglossus Beauharnaisii, Wagl.)



Fam. II. PSITTACIDJE, Leach.
Subfam. I. PEZOPORIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 406).

*1442. CALOPSITTA, Less. 1832. Nymphicus, p. Wagl. 1830.

Leptolophus, Sw. 1832. Callipsittacus, Agass.

(Psittacus novae hollandiae, Gm.)
*1443. VAZA, Less. 1831. Coracopsis, p. Wagl. 1830. Vi-

gorsia, Sw. 1837- Conurus, Kuhl. (Psittacus nigra,

Linn.)

1444. CORACOPSIS, Wagl. 1830. Muscarinus, G.R.Gr. 1840

et p. Less. 1831. (Psittacus muscarinus, Briss.)

1445. PYRRHULOPSIS, Reichenb. 1850. Prosopeia, Pr.B.

1854. (Coracopsis? persouatus, G. R. Gr.)
*1446. PLATYCERCUS, Vig. 1825. Conurus, Kuhl. Psittacus,
6 div. Temm. (Psittacus Pennantii, Lath.)



GENERA AND SUBGENERA

1447. APROSMICTUS, Gould, 1842. Platycercus, Less. 1831.

(Psittacus erythropterus, Lath.)

1448. PURPUREICEPHALUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Platycercus pile-

atus, Vigors.)

1449. BARNARDIUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Psittacus Barnardii, Lath.)

1450. CYANORAMPHUS, Pr.B. 1854. Platycercus, Wagl.

1830. (Psittacus pacificus, Forst.)

1451. PSEPHOTUS, Gould, 1845. (Psittacus multicolor, Brown.)

1452. CHALCOPSITTA, Pr.B. 1849. (Psittacus ater, Scop.)
*1453. PRIONITURUS, Wagl. 1830. (Psittacus platurus, Vieill.)
f!454. URODISCUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Psittacus spatuliger, JBowry.)

1455. NYMPHICUS, Wagl. 1830. (Psittacus cornutus, Gm.)
*1456. PEZOPORUS, III. 1811. (Psittacus formosus, Lath.)
*1457- PAL^ORNIS, Vig. 1825. Conurus, p. Kuhl. (Psittacus
Alexanclri, Linn.)

1458. POLYTELIS, Wagl. 1830. Barrabandius, Pr. B. 1849.

(Psittacus Barrabandi, Sw.)

1459. BELOCERCUS, Mull. $ Schl. (1849?) Belurus, Pr.B.

1854. (Conurus barbatulatus, Kuhl.)
*1460. NANODES, Vig. fy Horsf. 1826, nee Schonh. 1826. Eu-

phema, G. R. Gr. 1840 et p. Wagl. 1830. Lathamus,

Pr. B. 1849. (Psittacus discolor, LafA.)
1461. EUPHEMA, Wagl. 1830. Lathamus, Less. 1831.

(Psittacus pulehellus, Shaw.)
*1462. MELOPSITTACUS, Gould, 1840. (Psittacus undulatus,

Shaw.)

Subfam. II. ARAIN^, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 412).

*1463. ARA, Kuhl, 1820. Macrocercus, Vieill. 1816, nee Hill,
1751. Psittacus, Linn. 1/56 et Briss. 1/60. Paracus,
Rafinq. 1815 ? Macrocircus, Sw. 1837. Macrocercus,
div. c. Aracanga, Pr. B. 1854. Sittace, p. Wagl. 1830.
(Psittacus Macao, Linn.)

1464. ARARAUNA, Pr.B. 1854. Ara, G.R.Gr. 1840, nee KwA/.

Sittace, p. Wagl. Macrocercus, div. b. Ararauna, Pr.B.
1854. (Psittacus ararauna, Linn.)

1465. RHVNCHOPSITTA, Pr.B. 1854. Sittace, p. Wagl.

(Macrocercus pachyrhynchus, Sw.)

1466. ? Sittace, Pr.B. 1854, nee Wagl. 1830. (Psit-
tacus Illigeri, Kuhl.)



OF BIRDS. 87

1467. ARARA, Spix, 1824. Sittace, p. Wagl. Macrocercus,

div. a. Cyanopsitta, Pr. B. 1854. (Psittacus glaucus,
Vieill.)

1468. ANODORHYNCHUS, Spix, 1824. Anodontorhynchus,

Agass. (Psittacus hyaeinthinus, Lath.}

*1469. CONURUS, Kuhl, 1820. Psittacara, Vigors, 1826. Ma-
racara, DesMurs, 1851. Psittacaria, Meyen. (Psitta-
cus guianensis, Linn.)

1470. CYANOLISEUS, Pr.B. 1854. Arara, Less. 1831, nee

Spix. (Psittacus cyanolyseus, Mol.)

1471. ARATINGA, Spix, 1824. Guarouba, Less. 1831. Helio-

psitta, Pr.B. 1854. (Psittacus luteus, Bodd.)

1472. NANDAYUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Psittacus melanocephalus,

Vieill.)
1473. ? Conurus, Less. 1831 et Pr.B. 1849. Comeris(!),

De Fil. 1846. (Psittacus caroliensis, Gm.}
1474. EUPSITTULA, Pr. B. 1854. (Psittacus Petzii, Lei&/.)

1475. ? Aratinga, Pr.B. 1854. (Psittacus cruentatus,

Pr. Max.)

1476. MICROSITTACE, Pr.B. 1854. Conurus, Sw. 1837.

(Psittacus smaragdinus, Gm.)

1477. MYIOPSITTA, Pr. B. 1854. (Psittacus monachus, Bodd.)

1478. TIRICA, Pr. B. 1854. Psittaca,Br. (Psittacus tiriacula,

Bodd.)

1479. SITTACE, Wagl. 1830. Psittacula, Lm. 1831. Psitto-

vius, Pr. B. 1854. (Psittacus tuipara, Linn.)

f!480. EVOPSITTA, Pr.B. 1854. (Psittacus Evops, Wagl.)

*1481. ENICOGNATHUS, G.R.Gr. 1840. Leptorhynchus, Sw.
1837, nee Menetr. 1835. Henicognathus, Agass. Sty-
lorhynchus, Less. 1847. Hylorynchus, JZi^. (Psitta-
cus leptorhynchus, King.}



Subfam. III. LORIN^B, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 416).

*1482. CHARMOSYNA, Wagl. 1830. Psittapous, Less. 1831.
Pyrrhodes, Sw. 1837. Charmosina, Pr.B. 1849.
(Psittacus papua, Scop.)

*1483. LORIUS (Briss.}, Vigors, 1826. Domicella, Wagl. 1830.
Eclectus, Pr.B. 1854. (Psittacus domicella, Linn.)

*1484. Eos, Wagl 1830. (Psittacus indicus, Gm.i x



88 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

*1485. CORIPHILUS, Wagl. 1830. Coryphilus, Gould. Cory-
thophilus, Agass. Brotogeris, Sw. 1837, nee Vig. 1826.
(Psittacus taitianus, Gm.)

1486. VINI, Less. 1831. (Psittacus Kuhlii, Vigors.}

1487. PSITTEUTELES, Pr. B. 1854. (Psittacus versicolor,

Vigors.)

1488. LORICULUS, El. 1848. Psittaculus, Selby, 1840, nee

Spix, 1824. (Psittacus galgulus, Linn.}

*1489. ? Eclectus, JFa#Z. 1830 a . Electus, Aliq. (Psittacus

Linnsei, Wagl.)

1490. PSITTACODIS, PFa^Z. 1830. Stavorinius, 1849, etStavo-

rinus, 1854, Pr. B. (Psittacus paraguanus, Gm.)

1491. MASCARINUS, Less. 1831. Psittacodis, Pr.B. 1849.

(Psittacus polychrous, Scop.)

*1492. TRICHOGLOSSUS, Vig. fy Horsf. 1826. Australasia,
Less. 1831. (Psittacus hsematodes, Linn.)

1493. GLOSSOPSITTA, Pr.B. 1854. Euphema, G.R.Gr.

1840. (Psittacus australis, Lath.)

1494. BROTOGERIS, Vig. 1826. Trichoglossus, fta^. 1830.

Brotogerys, Agass. ( Psittacus pyrrhopterus, Lath.)

Subfam. IV. PSITTACIN.E, Sw. (G. of B. p. 420).

*1495. TANYGNATHUS, Wagl. 1830. Erythrostomus, Sw. 1837.

(Psittacus megalorhynclms, Bodd.)
*1496. PSITTACUS, Linn. 1735 et Wagl. 1830, et 2 div. KwM

1820. Jaco, Less. 1831. (Psittacus erythacus, Linn.)

1497. PIONUS, Wagl. 1830. (Psittacus menstruus, Linn.)

1498. POICEPHALUS, -Sw. 1837. Pionus, 2 div. Wagl. 1830.

Pceocephalus, Strickl. 1841. (Psittacus senegalus,
Ltmi.)

1499. GRAYDIDASCALUS (!), Pr.B. 1854. (Psittacus viridissi-

mus, Spix.)

1500. CYCLOPSITTA, Homb. fy Jacq. 184 "? Psittacirostres,

Less. 1831 b . (Psittacus Loxia, Cuv.)

1501. CAICA, Less. 1831. Psittacus, !ILM^, 1820. (Psittacus

histrio, Bodd.)

1502. GEOFFROY, Le*5. 1831. Geoffroyus, G.R.Gr. 1840.

(Psittacus personatus, Shaw.)

a Nee Eclectis, Hubn. 1816.
b Nee Psittirostra, Temm. 1820.



OF BIRDS. 89

1503. DEROPTYUS, WagL 1830. Papegais, Less. 1831. De-

rotypus, Pr. B. 1849: (Psittacus accipitrinus, Linn.)
*1504. CHRYSOTIS, Sw. 1837. Androglossus, Vig. 1825?
Amazona et Tayouas, Less. 1831. Psittacus, Spix,
1824. (Psittacus Amazonicus, Linn.)

1505. (ENOCHRUS,Pr.B.1854. (Psittacus vinaceus? Pr.Max.)

1506. TRICLARIA, Wagl. 1830. Maximiliens, Less. 1831.

Maximilicus, G.R.Gr. 1840. Psittacus, p. JM/.
(Psittacus cyanogaster, Pr. Max.]

*1507. PSITTACULA, (Br.) Kuhl, 1820. Psittaculus, Sp*a?,
1824. Agapornis, Selby, 1840, nee 1836. (Psittacus
passerinus, Linn.)

1508. TOUIT, Less. 1831. Pyrrhulopsis, Pr. B. 1854, iiec

TZeichenb. 1849. (Psittacus Hueti, Temm.)

1509. PIONOPSITTA, Pr. B. 1854. Psittacula, Wagl. 1830.

(Psittacus pileatus, Scop.)

1510. PSITTINUS, B/. 1849. (Psittacus raalaccensis, Lath.)

1511. AGAPORNIS, Selby, 1836. (Psittacus Swinderiana,^^^.)

1512. POLIOPSITTA, Pr. B. 1854. (Psittacus canus, Gm.)
*fl513. NASITERNA, fFa^. 1830. Micropsitta, Less. 1831.

(Psittacus pygmseus, Quoy fy Gaim.)

Subfam. V. CACATUIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 424).

*1514. KAKATOE, (!) Cuv. 1799-1800. Cacatua, (Briss.) Vieill.
1818. Cacatus, Raftnq. 1815? Plyctolophus, Pr. B.
1849. Cacatoes, Cuv. 1817- Kakadoe, Kuhl, 1820.
Catacus, Rqfinq. 1815. (Psittacus philippinarum, Gm.)

1515. ' ? Plyctolophus, Pr. B. 1854, nee Vieill. 1816.

(Psittacus Leadbeateri, Vigors.)

1516. EOLOPHUS, Pr.B. 1854. Cacatua, Wagl. 1830. (Psit-

tacus roseus, Vieill.)

*1517. LICMETIS, WagL 1830. (Psittacus tenuirostris, KuU.}
*1518. MICROGLOSSUM, Geoffr. 1809. Plyctolophus, Vieill.

1816. Probosciger, Kuhl, 1820. Solenoglossus,

Eawz. 1823. Eurhynchus, Latr. 1825. Microglossus,

Wagl. 1830. (Psittacus aterrimum, Gm.)
*1519. CALYPTORHYNCHUS, Vig. fyHorsf. 1826. Banksianus,

Less. 1831. Plyctolophus, -Sw?. 1837. (Psittacus

Banksii, Lath.)
1520. CALLOCEPHALON, Less. 1837. Corydon, W^a^?. 1830,

nee Less. 1828. Callicephalus, Agass. (Psittacus

galeatus, Lath.)



90 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

*1521. NESTOR, Wagl 1830. Centrourus, Sw. 1837. Cen-
trums, Strickl. 1841. (Psittacus hypopolius, Forst.)

*f!522. DASYPTILUS, Wagl. 1830. Psittrichas, Less. 1831.
(Psittacus Pecquetii, Less.)

Subfam. VI. STRIGOPIN.E, Pr. B.

*1523. STRIGOPS, G.R.Gr.lS45. Strigopsis, Pr.B. (Strigops
habroptilus, G. R. Gr.)



Fam. III. PICID^E, Leach.

Subfam. I. CAPITONIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 428).

*1524. LAIMODON, G. R. Gr. 1841. Pogonias, III. 1811, nee
Lacep. 1800. Pogonia, Vieill. 1816. Pogonius,
Leach, 1816. Laemodon, Agass. Pogonoramphus,
DesMurs, 1851. (Hyreus, ! Steph. 1815. Sparactes!,
Vieill 1816. Barbilanius !, Desm. Dum. 1802, Aves
fictitiae.) (Bucco dubius, Gm.)

1525. ? Laimodon, DesMurs, 1851. Lsemodon, Pr. B.

1854. (Bucco Saltii, Stanl)

*1526. MEGALAIMA, G. R. Gr. 1841. Bucco, Pr. B. 1850, et
p. Linn. Megalaema, Agass. (Bucco virens, Bodd.)

1527. CHOTOREA, 1854, et Megalaima, 1850, Pr.B. Bucco,

Boie, 1826. (Bucco javensis, Horsf.)

1528. ? Megalsema, Pr. B. 1854. (Bucco my stacopha-

nos, Temm.)

1529. CYANOPS, Pr. B. 1854. (Bucco asiaticus, Lath.)

1530. XANTHOL^EMA, Pr.B. 1854. (Bucco philippensis, Gm.)

1531. GYMNOBUCCO, Pr. B. 1850. (Bucco calvus, Lafr.)

1532. XYLOBUCCO, Pr. B. 1850. (Bucco scolopaceus, Pr.B.)

1533. BARBATULA, Less. 1837. Pogoniolus, Lafr. 18 ?

(Bucco nana, Bodd.)

1534. TRICHOL^EMA, Ferr. 1854. (Tricholaema flavipunctata,

Ferr.)

*1535. PSILOPOGON, Mull. 1835. Pseudobucco, DesMurs,
1851. Buccotrogon, Reichenb. 1854. (Bucco pyro-
lophus, Temm.)



OF BIRDS. 91

*1536. CAPITO, Vieill. 1816. Nyctactes, Glog. 1827. Micro-
pogon, Temm. 1838, nee Cuv. et Vol. 1830. Nyctades !,
G. R. Gr. 1846. Psilopogon, Boie, nee MM//. (Bucco
cayanensis, Linn.}

1537. EuBUCCo,Pr..B. 1850. (Capito Richardsoni, G.R.Gr.)

1538. TRACHYPHONUS, Eawz. 1823. Cucupicus, Less. 1828.

Polysticte, Smith, 1835. Promepicus, Lafr. Lipor-
nis, JFa^r/. Titia, Herm. 1804? (Picus Cafer, Gm.)
*1539. MEGALORHYNCHUS, Eyton, 1839. Caloramphus, Less.

1839. Xylopogon et Psilopus, Temm. Callirhamphus,
Agass. (Megalorhynchus fuliginosus, Eyton.}

Subfam. II. PICUMNIN^ G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 432).

*1540. PICUMNUS, 182 ? etYunx, p. 1820, Temm. Asthenurus,

Sw. 1827. Piculus, /. Geoffr. 1832. (Picus minutissi-

mus, Gm.)
1541. VIVIA, 1837, et Piculus, 1841, Hodgs. (Vivia nipalen-

sis, Hodys.}
*1542. SASIA, 1836, et Comeris, 1841, Hodgs. Picumnus, /.

Geoffr. 1832 et Sw. 1837. Microcolaptes, G. R. Gr.

1840. Picumnoides, Malh. 185 ? (Picumnus abnormis,
Temm.}

Subfam. III. PICINJS, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 434).

*1543. Picus, Linn. 1735 et III. 1811. Dryocopus, Boie, 1826.

Dryotomus, Sw. 1831. Carbonarius, Kaup, 1829. Dryo-

picos, Malh. 1850. Diomedea, Mahr. 1752? (Picus

martius, Linn.)

1544. ? Driopicus, Pr. B. 1854. (Picus pileatus, Linn.}

*1545. DRYOBATES, Boie, 1 826. Picus, Brehm, 1828, et p. Linn.
Dendrocopus, Kaup, 1829, nee Vieill. 1816. Leuco-
notopicus, Malh. 1845. (Picus major, Linn.}

1546. DENDRODROMAS, Ifattp, 1829. Pipripicus, Pr. B. 1854.

(Picus leuconotus, Gm.)

1547. YUNGIPICUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Picus Hardwickii, Jard.)

1548. LEIOPICUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Picus mahrattensis, Lath.}

1549. HYPOPICUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Picus hyperythrus, F^.)

1550. DYCTIOPICUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Picus bicolor, Gm.)

1551. PHRENOPICUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Picus querulus, Wils.)

1552. TRICHOPICUS, Pr.B. 1854. Dendrocopus, Sw. 1831,

nee Fc. 1816. (Picus cactorum, D'Orb.)



92 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

1553. ? Pilutnnus, Pr. B. 1854, nee Leach, 1815. (Picus

thyroideus, Cass.)

*1554. PICOIDES, Lacep. 1800-1801. Tridactylia, Shaw, 1815.
Apternus, Sw. 1831. Dinopium, Rqfinq. 1815. (Picus
tridactylus, Linn.)

1555. DENDROPICOS, Malh. 1849. Dendrobates, Sw. 18,31,

nee W%Z. 1830. (Picus affinis, Sw.)

1556. MESOPICOS, MaZA. 1849. (Picus goertans, Gm.)

1557. XIPHIDIOPICUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Picus percussus, Temm.)

1558. CALLIPICUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Picus callonotus, Waterh.)

1559. ELEOPICUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Picus olivinus, Natt.)

1560. CAPNOPICUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Picus fumigatus, D'Orb.)

1561. VENILIORNIS, et Venilia, Pr.B. 1854, nee 1849. (Picus

sanguineus, Licht.)

*1562. CAMPEPHILUS, G. R. Gr. 1840. Picus, Wagl. 1827 et
Sw. 1831. Dendrocopus, Pr.B. 1838. Campophilus,
Agass. Megapicos, Malh. 1850. (Picus principals,
Linn.)

1563. ? Dryotomus, Pr. B. 1854, nee Sw. 1831. (Picus

guatemalensis, Hartl.)

1564. ? Campephilus, Pr. B. 1854, nee G. R. Gr. Picus,

-Sw. 1837. (Picus robustus, Licht.)

1565. REiNWARDTiPicus,Pr.B. 1854. ( Picus validus, Rein w.)
*1566. CHRYSOCOLAPTES, BZ. 1843. Indopicus, Malh. 1850.

(Picus sultaneus, Hodgs.)

*1567. HEMICIRCUS, Sw. 1837. Micropicos, Malh. 1850.
Hemicercus, Strickl. 1841. (Picus concretus, Reinw.)



Subfam. IV. GECININ.E, G. E. Gr. (G of B. p. 438).

*1568. GECINUS, Boie, 1831. Brachylophus, Sw. 1837, nee
Cuv. 1829. Picus, Brm. 1760 et Kaup, 1829, nee
Linn. 1735. Colaptes, BreAm, 1828, nee Sw. 1827.
Chloropicus, 1845, et Chloropicos, 1850, Malh. (Picus
viridis, Linn.)

1569. CHRYSOPHLEGMA, Gould, 1849. (Picus flavinucha,

GowZd)

1570. ? Venilia, Pr.B. 1849, nee Duponc. 1829. (Picus

rubiginosus, Eyton, nee w.)

1571. ? Brachylophus, Pr.B. 1849, nee Sw. (Picus

puniceus, Horsf.)



OF BIRDS. 93

1572. CHRYSOPTILUS, Sw. 1831. Chrysopicos, 2 div. Malh.

1850. (Picus punctigula, Bodd.)
15/3. MALHERBIPICUS, Pr. E. 1854. (Picus campestris,

Licht.)

*1574. CAMPETHERA, G. R. Gr. 1841. Dendromus, Sw. 1837,
nee A. Smith, 18 ? Campothera, Ay ass. Chryso-
ptilopicus, 1845, et Chrysopicos, 1849, Malh. (Picus
brachyrhynchus, Sw.)

1575. PARDIPICUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Picus uigriguttatus, Verr.)

1576. MULLERIPICUS, Pr.B. 1854. Hemilophus, Sw. 1837,

nee Sen?. 1835. Dryopicos, 2 div.MaZ^. 1850. (Picus
pulverulentus, Temm.)

1577- LICHTENSTEINIPICUS, Pr, B. 1854. (Picus Lichten-
steini, Wagl.)

1578. ? Hemilophus, Pr.B. 1854. (Picus fulvus, Quoy

$ Gaim.)
*1579. CELEUS, Boie, 1831. Malacolophus, Sw. 1831. Celeo-

picos, Malh. 1849. (Picus flavescens, Gm.)
1580. CERCHNEiPicus,Pr.B.1854. ( Picus tinnunculus,fF#/.)
*1581. BRACHYPTERNUS, StrickL 1841. Brachypternopicus,
1845, et Brahmapicos, 1850, Malh. (Picus aurantius,
Linn.)

1582. TIGA, Kaup, 1836. Chrysonotus, Sw. 1837. Chloro-

picoides, Malh. 1850. (Picus tiga, Horsf.)

1583. ? Chrysonotus, Pr.B. 1854, nee Sw. (Picus

Rafflesii, Fi#.)

1584. GECINULUS, Bl. 1848. (Picus Grantia, M'Clell.)

Subfam. V. MELANERPINJB, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 442).

*1585. CENTURUS, Sw. 1837. Zebrapicus, Malh. 1849. (Picus'
carolinus, Linn.)

1586. ? Zebripicus, Pr. B. 1854, nee Malh. (Picus pu-

cherani, Malh.)

1587. TRIPSURUS, Sw. 1837- Melanopicos, 2 div.-MaZA. 1850.

(Picus flavifrons, Vieill.)

1588. MELANERPES, Sw. 1831. Melampicos, 1849, et Mela-
nopicos, 1850, Malh. (Picus erythrocephalus, Linn.)
1589. LiNNEOPicos, Malh. 1850. Linnaeipicus, Pr.B. 1854.
(Picus Herminieri, Less.)

*1590. LEUCONERPES, Sw. 1837. Columbpicos, Malh. 1850.
Colombpicus, Strickl. 1851. (Picus dominicanus, Linn.)



94 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

*1591. CHLORONERPES, Sw. 1837- Chloropicos, 2 div.Malh.
(Picus rubiginosus, Sw.)

1592. ? Chloropicos, Pr. B. 1854, nee Malh. (Picus

atricollis, Malh.}



Subfam. VI. COLAPTIN^E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 446).

*1593. COLAPTES, Sw. 1827. Geopicos, Malh. 1849. (Picus
auratus, Linn.}

1594. PITUIPICUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Picus pitiguus, Mol,}

1595. HYPOXANTHUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Picus elegans, Fras.}

1596. GEOCOLAPTES, Burch. 1831. Geopicos, 2 div. Malh.

(Picus olivaceus, Lath.}

1597. MEIGLYPTES, -Sw. 1837. Phaiopicos, Ma/A. 1849.

Miglyptes et Phceopicus, Strickl. 1851. (Picus tristis,
Horsf.}

1598. MICROPTERNUS, Bl. 1849. Phaiopicus, Pr.B. 1850.

(Picus bracyurus, Vieill.}

1599. BLYTHIPICUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Picus rubiginosus, Sw.)

Subfam. VII. YUNCIN*:, Pr. B. (G. of B. p. 448).

*1600. YUNX, Linn. 1766. lynx, 1748, et Cuculus, p. 1735,
Linn. Torquilla, Briss. 1760, (Yunx torquilla, Linn.}



Fam. IV. CUCULID^E, Leach.

Subfam. I. INDICATORIN.E, Sw. (G. of B. p. 450).

*1601. INDICATOR, Vieill. 1816. Prodotes, Nitzsch, 1840.
(Cuculus Indicator, Gm.}

1602. PRODOTISCUS, Sundev. 1850. (Prodotiscus regulus,
Sundev.}

Subfam. II. SAUROTHERIN^E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 452).

*1603. SAUROTHERA, Vieill. 1816. Coccyzus, Temm. 1820.
(Cuculus vetulus, Linn.}

*1604. GEOCOCCYX, Wagl. 1831. Leptostoma, Sw. 1837. Di-
plopterus, p. Boie, 1831. (Cuculus viaticus, Licht.}



OF BIRDS. 95

Subfam. III. COCCYZIN.E, Sw. (G. of B. p. 454).

*1605. CENTROPUS, III. 1811. (Cuculus segyptius, Gm.)

1G06. POLOPHILUS, Leach, 1814. (Cuculus phasianus, Lath.)

1607. CORYDONYX, Vieill. 1816. Coua, Cuv. 1817- Seri-
somus, Sw. 1837. Serosomus, Agass. Corydonix,
Aliq. (Cuculus madagascariensis, Gm.)

1608. ? Serisomus, Pr.B. 1854, nee Sw. (Coccyzus

Delalandii, Temm.)

*1609. CULTRIDES, Pucker. 1845. (Cuculus Geoffroyi, Temm.)
*1610. COCCYZUS, Vieill 1816. Cuculus, Boie, 1826. Coc-
cyzon, GZo#. 1827. Cureus, Boie, 1831. Erythro-
phrys, Sw. 1837. Coccygius, Nitzsch, 1840. Coccy-
gus, Ca. 1848, nee Boie. Coccyzius, Pr. B. 1850.
(Cuculus americanus, Linn.)

1611. PIAYA, Less. 1831. Coccygus, J5oie, 1826. Coccy-
zus, Sw. 1837, nee Vieill " Pyrrhococcyx, Cab. 1848.
(Cuculus cayanus, Linn.)

1612. ? Pyrrhococcyx, Pr.B. 1854, nee Cab. (Piayaery-

thropygia, Less.)

1613. ? Ptiloleptis, Pr. B. 1854 a . (Cuculus pluvialis,

Gm.)

1614. COCCYCUA, Less. 1831. (Coccyzus rutilus, Vieill.)
*1615. DIPLOPTERUS, Boie, 1826. (Cuculus nsevius, Linn.)

1616. DROMOCOCCYX, Pr. Max. 18 ? Macropus, Spa?,

1824, nee Latr. 1802. (Macropus pliasianellus, Spix.)

1617. GUIRA, Less. 1831. Octopteryx, Kaup, 1836. Ptilo-

leptus, Sw. 1837- (Cuculus guira, Gm.)

Subfam. IV. CROTOPHAGINJE, Sw. (G. of B. p. 458).

*1618. CROTOPHAGA, Linn. 1756. Crotophagus, Briss. 1760.
(Crotophaga Ani, Linn.)

Subfam. V. PH.ENICOPHAIN.E, G. jR. Gr.

*1619. DASYLOPHUS, Sw. 1837. (Phaenicophaus superciliosus,
Cuv.)

1620. LEPIDOGRAMMUS, Reichenb. 1849. (Dasylophus Cu-
mingii, Fras.)

8 Nee Ptiloleptus, Sw. 1837.



96 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

*1621. ZANCLOSTOMUS, et Leptourus, Sw. 1837. (Zanclosto-

mus flavirostris, Sw.}
1622. TACCOCUA, Less. 1831. Taccocoua, DesMurs. (Cen-

tropus sirkee, Gr.)
*1623. PHCENICOPHAUS, Vieill. 1816. Phoenicophaeus, Boie,

1826. Malcoha, Cuv. 1817. Phgenicophaus, Vig.

1825. Melias, Glog. 1827- Phaemcophaeus, Pr. B.

1849. (Cuculus pyrrhocephalus, Forst.)

1624. ? Melias, Pr. B. 1854. (Melias tristis, Less.)

1625. RHINORTHA, Fi$r. 1830. Bubutus, Less. 1831 a . Ana-

dsenus, Sw. 1837. Idiococcyx, Boie, 1838. Anabce-

nus et Bubotus (nee Rqfinq. 1815), Agass. (Phseni-

cophaus chlorophaeus, Raffl.)
*1626. CARPOCOCCYX, G.R.Gr. 1841. Calobates, Teroro. 183 ?

nee Jfaw/), 1829. (Calobates radiceus (radiatus), Temm.)
*1627. SCYTHROPS, Lath. 1790. Scytrops, DesMurs, 1853.

(Scythrops novae hollandise, Lath.)

Subfam. VI. LEPTOSOMIN^E, Pr. B.

*1628. LEPTOSOMUS, Vieill. 1816. Leptosoma, Pr. B. 1849,
nee Sw. 1837. (Cuculus afer, Gm.)

Subfam. VII. CUCULIN.E, Sw. (G. of B. p. 462).

*1629. EUDYNAMYS, Viff. fy Horsf. 1826. Dynamene, Sw.
Eudynamis, Pr. B. 1849. (Cuculus orientalis, Linn.)

1630. ? Gymnopus, Bl. 1843, nee Dum. fy Bibr. 1835.

(Cuculus niger, Linn.)

*1631. COCCYSTES, G%. 1834. Edolius, (Rqfinq. 1815 ?)
Less. 1831, nee Cuv. 1817. Oxylophus, Pr. B. 1849.
(Cuculus glandarius, Linn.)

1632. OXYLOPHUS, Sw. 1837. (Cuculus Jacobinus, Bodd.)
*1633. CUCULUS, Linn. 1735. (Cuculus canorus, Linn.)

1634. CHRYSOCOCCYX, Boie, 1826. Chalcites, Less. 1831.

Lampromorpha, F^. 1831. Chrysococcys, DesMurs,
1853. Lampromorphus, Agass. (Cuculus cupreus,
Lath.)

1635. ? Chalcites, Pr. JB. 1854, nee Less. (Chalcites os-

culans, Gould.)

* Nee Bubotus, Rqfinq. 1815.



OF BIRDS. 97

1636. ? Lampromorpha, Pr.B. 1854, nee Vig. (Cucu-

lus plagosus, Lath.)

1637. SURNICULUS, Less. 1831. Pseudornis, Hodgs. 1839.

Polyphasia, El. 184 ? nee Steph. 1829. Surnicou,
DesMurs, 1852 ? (Cuculus lugubris, Horsf.)

1638. HIEROCOCCYX, MwW. 1842. Simotes, EL 1847, nee

Fisch. (Cuculus fugax, Horsf.)

1639. CACOMANTIS, Mull. 1842. (Cuculus inornatus, F#. fy

Horsf.)

1640. NICOCLARIUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Cuculus optatus, Gould.)



Order IY. COLUMB^E, Lath.

Fam. I. COLUMBID^E, Leach.

Subfam. I. TRERONIN^, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 466).

*1641. PTILINOPUS, 1825, et Ptilonopus, 1837, Sw. Ptilopus,
Strickl. 1841, nee Schonh. 1826. Kurutreron, Des
Murs, 1854. (Ptilonopus Swainsoni, Gould.)

1642. PTILOTRERON, Pr.B. 1854. (Columba purpurata, Gm.)

f!643. JAMBOTRERON, Pr.B. 1854. Ptilonopes, Less. -1837.
(Columba jambu, Gm.)

1644. CHRYS^NA, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba luteovirens, Homb.

Sf Jacq.)

1645. LEUCOTRERON, Pr.B. 1854. (Columba cincta, Temm.)

1646. RAMPHICULUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Ptilonopus occipitalis,

G. R. Gr.)

1647. LAMPROTRERON, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba superba,

Temm.)

1648. KURUTRERON, Pr.B. 1854. (Columba viridis, Linn.)
f!649. PTEROCOLPA, Pr. B. 1854. (Pterocolpa Carola,Pr.B.)
t!650. SYLPHID^ENA, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba perlata, Temm.)

165L ALECTRCENAS, G.R.Gr. 1840. Colomgalles, Less. 1831.
Alectoroenas, Agass. Alectroenas, Reichenb. 1853.
Chlamyclaena, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba nitidissima,
Scop.)



98 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

1652. FURNINGUS, Des Murs, 1854. Alectraenas, Pr. B. 1854.

(Columba madagascariensis, Linn.}

1653. ERYTHROL^EMA, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba pulcherrima,

Scop.)

*1654. TRERON, Vieill. 1816. Vinago, Cuv. 1817. Columba,
Wagl. 1827. Colombars, LevailL (Columba aro-
matica, Gm.)

1655. TORIA, 1836, et Romeris, 1841, Hodgs. (Toria nipa-

lensis, Hodgs.)

1656. PHALACROTRERON, et Vinago, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba

calva, Temm.)

1657. BUTRERON, Pr.B. 1854. (Columba Capellei, Temm.)

1658. SPHENOCERCUS,G.E.GT. 1840. Sphenurus, Sw. 1837*.

Sphensena et Sphenotreron, Pr. B. 1854. (Vinago
sphenura, Vigors.)

Subfam. II. COLUMBINE, Sw. (G. of B. p. 468).

*1659. MuscADivoRES,.Less. 1831. Carpophaga, Selby, 1835 b .
(Columba senea, Linn.)

1660. GLOBICERA, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba oceanica, Less.)

1661. MYRISTICIVORA, Reichenb. 1853. (Columba bicolor,

Scop.)

1662. LEUCOMEL^NA, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba norfolciensis,

Lath.)

1663. MEGALOPREPIA, Reichenb. 1853. Columbines et Pa-

lombes australes, Less. 1837. (Columba magnifica,
Temm.)

1664. DUCULA, 1836, et Rinopus, 1841, Hodgs. Rhinopus,

Agass. (Ducula insignis, Hodgs.)

1665. JANTHOENAS, Reichenb. 1853. Janthaenas, Pr.B. 1854.

(Columba janthina, Temm.}

1666. ZONOENAS, Reichenb. 1853. Zonaenas, Pr. B. 1854.

(Columba Mulleri, Temm.)

f!667. ?? CRASPEDOENAS, Reichenb. 1853. Crasped8enas,Pr.J3.
1854. (Columba auricularis, Temm., nonne avis arti
facta?)

1668. HEMIPHAGA, Pr.B. 1854. (Carpophaga poliocephala,
G. R. Gr.)

a Nee Sphenura, Licht. 1823.
b Nee Carpophagus, MacL. 1827.



OF BIRDS. 99

1669. ALSCECOMUS, Tick. 1842. Alsocomus, El. 1849. Al-
secomus, Pr. B. 1854. (Alscecomus puniceus, Tick.)

*1670. LOPHOLAIMUS, G.B.Gr. 1841. Lophorhynchus, Sw.
1837, nee Vieill. 1816. Lopholasmus, Agass. (Co-


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