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lumba antarctica, Shaw.)

*1671. COLUMBA, Linn. 1735. Lithoenas, Reichenb. 1853.

Lithamas, Pr. B. 1854. Livia, Des Murs, 1854. (Co- >^
lumba livia, Linn.}
1672. DENDROTRERON, Hodgs. 1843. (Columba Hodgsoni,



1673. PALUMBUS,.famj9, 1829. Columba, p. Li/m. 1735. (Co-

lumba palumbus, Linn.)

1674. TROCAZA, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba trocaz, Heinek.)

1675. ? Columba, Lmn. 1746. (Verrulia, Flem. 1822.

Geophilus, Se%, 1837, nee Leach, 1812. Columbi
gallines, LevailL, avis fictitia.) (Columba cenas, Linn.)

1676. PATAGIOENAS, Reichenb. 1853. Patagiajnas, Pr. J3.

1854. (Columba leucocephala, Linn.)

1677- STICTOENAS, Reichenb. 1853. Stictamas, Pr.B. 1854.
(Columba arquatrix, Linn.)

1678. TAENIOENAS, Reichenb. 1853. Tseniajnas, Pr. B. 1854.

(Columba albitorques, Riipp.)

1679. LEPIDOENAS, Reichenb. 1853. Lepidamas, Pr. B. 1854.

Ectopistes, Sw. 1827? (Columba speciosa, Gm.)

1680. PICAZORES, Less. 1837. Crossophthalmus, Pr.B. 1854.

Picazurus,DesMttrs,1854. (Columba gymnophthalmos,
Temm.)

1681. CHLOROENAS, Reichenb. 1853. Chlora3nas,Pr.B. 1854.

(Columba monilis, Vigors.)
*1682. ECTOPISTES, Sw. 1837, nee 1827 ? Columbi turtures,

Less. 1831. (Columba migratoria, Linn.)
1683. ZENAIDURA, Pr.B. 1854. (Columba caroliensis, Linn.)
*1684. TURTUR, SeZ%, 1835. Peristera, Boie, 1828, nee Sw.

1827. (Columba turtur, Linn.)
*1685. MACROPYGIA, 5w.l837. (Columba amboinensis, Linn.)

1686. COCCYZURA, Hodgs. 1843. (Columba leptogrammica,

Temm.)

1687. REINWARDT^ENAS, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba Rein-

wardtii, Temm.)

*1688. GEOPELIA, Sw. 1837. Geopeleia, Reichenb. 1853.
(Columba humeralis, Temm.)

F2



100 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

1689. STICTOPELEIA, Reichenb. 1853. (Columba cuneata,

Lath.)
f!690. TOMOPELEIA, Reichenb. 1853. (Columba Maugei,

Temm.)
*1691. GENA, Selby, 1837. Oena, Reichenb. 1853. (Columba

capensis, Linn.)

Subfam. III. GOURIN^ G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 474).

*1692. CH^MEPELIA, Sw. 1827. Columbigallina, Boie, 1826.

Chcemepelia, Sw. 1837. Chamaepelia, G. R. Gr. 1841.

Chamaepeleia, Reichenb. 1853. Columbi colins, Less.

1837. (Columba passerina, Linn.)

- 1693. SCARDAFELLA, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba squamosa,

m T -""*

lemm.)
f!694. ? COTURNICCENAS, Des Mwrs, 1854. (Columba hotten-

totta, Temm. ? avis fictitia ?)
*1695. COLUMBULA, Pr.B. 1854. Columbina, Spia?, 1824.

(Columbina strepitans, Spix.)

1696. MELOPELIA, Pr. B. 1854. (Columba meloda, Tschudi.)
1697- UROPELEIA, Pr. B. 1854. (Columbina campestris,

Spix.)
*1698. PERISTERA, Sw. 1827. (Columba cinerea, Temm.)

1699. CHALCOPELIA, Pr.B. 1854. Tourterelles, Less. 1831.

(Columba afra, Linn.)

1700. METRIOPELEIA, Pr.5. 1854. (Columba boliviana,

D' Orb. fyLafr.}

1/01. LEPTOTILA, Sw. 1837. Leptoptila, G.R.Gr. Peristera,
Selby, 1835. (Columba jamaicensis, Linn.)

1702. OREOPELEIA, Reichenb. 1853. Colombi-colins, .Less.

1831. Oropeleia, Pr.B. 1854. (Columba montana,
Linn.)

1703. TYMPANISTRIA, Reichenb. 1853. (Columba tympa-

nistria, Temm.)

1704. GEOTRYGON, Gosse, 1847. Columbigallina, Lafr.

(Columba cristata, Temm.)

*1705. ZENAIDA, Pr.B. 1838. Zenoida, DesMurs, 1854. (Co-
lumba aurita, Temm.}

*1706. STARNCENAS, Pr. B. 1838. Lophyrus, Less. 1831.
Steraoenas, Reichenb. 1849. Starnsenas, Pr. B. 1854.
Columbi perdrix, Levaill. (Columba cyanocephala,
Linn.)



OF BIRDS. 101

*1707. CHALCOPHAPS, Gould, 1843. Peristera, Less. 1831.
Monornis, Hodgs. 1844. (Columba indica, Linn.}

*1708. OCYPHAPS, Gould, 1842. Ocyphas, Pr. B. 1854. (Co-
lumba lopbotes, Temm.)

*1709. PETROPHASSA, Gould, 1840. (Petrophassa albipennis,
Gould.)

*1710. PHAPS, Selby, 1835. Columbines, Less. 1831. Peri-
stera, Sw. 1837, nee 1827- '(Coiftm^
Lath.) V j "*

1711. PHAPITRERON, Pr.B. 1854. ! PtiMopH'!

(Columba leucotis, Temm.) ' >

1712. LEUCOSARCIA, Gould, 1843. (Columba picata, Lath.}

t*1713. TRUGON, Homb. fy Jacq. 184 ? Trygon, Reiohenb.
1853, nee Adans. (Trugon terrestris, Homb. fy Jacq.}

*1714. GEOPHAPS, GowM, 1842. (Columba scripta, Temm.)

t!715. LOPHOPHAPS, Reichenb. 1853. (Geophaps plumifera,
Gould.)

*1716. CALOENAS, G.R.Gr. 1840. Callioenas, Agass. Calae-
nas (!), G. R. Gr. 1845. Calloenas, Reichenb. 1853.
Callisenas, Pr. B. 1854. Nicombars, 1831, et Nico-
bars, 1837, Less. (Columba nicobarica, Lath.)

1717. PHLEGOENAS, Reichenb. 1853. Phlegamas, Pr. B. 1854.

(Columba cruenta, Lath.)
f!718. PAMPUSANA,PwcAer.l853. (Peristera criniger,Eezc^ew6.)

*1719. GOURA, Flem. 1822. Columba, III. 1811. Lophyrus,
Vieitt. 1816, nee PoU, 1795. Megapelia, Kaup, 1836.
Ptilophyrus, Sw. 1837. Columbi-hocco, Levaill. (Co-
lumba coronata, Lath.)

Subfam. IV. DIDUNCULINJE, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 480).

t*1720. DIDUNCULUS, Peale, 184 ? Gnathadon, Jard. 1845, _
nee Gr. 1837. Pleiodus, Reichenb. "1847 ? (Gnatha-
don strigirostris, Jard.)

Subfam. V. BIDING, Less. (G. of B. p. 482).

*1721. DIDUS, Linn. 1766. Raphus, Mcehr. 1752. (Didns
ineptus, Linn.)



102 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

Order Y. GALLING, Linn.

Fam. I. PTEROCLHLE,Pr.B.
Subfam. I. PTEROCLIN.E, Pr. B. (G. of B. p. 518).

,.-*A732. PT r EnccLtfs,[ Tsmm. 1809. (Enas, Vieill. 1816. (Te-

"trao Alc'hata, Linn.)

tl'/S3. ?^f AMMGEN.AS, B. 1846. (Psammcenas Burnesii, BL)
*Y/ f z4. SvRRHA'ptES,m 1811. Nematura, Fisch. 1813. He-

teroclitus, Vieill. 1816. Pterocles, p. Sw. 1837-

(Tetrao paradoxus, Pall.)

Fam. II. CRACID^E, Vigors.
Subfam. I. PENELOPINJE, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 484).

*1725. PENELOPE, Merr. 1786. Guanus, Edw. 1747. Gouan,
Lacep. 1800-1801 . Salpiza, Reichenb. 1.853. (Mele-
agris cristata. Linn.)

1726. ABURRIA, Reichenb. 1853. (Penelope Aburri, Less.)

1727. SALPIZA, Wagl. 1832. Penelope, Reichenb. 1853.

(Penelope marail, Gm.)

1728. PENELOPS, Reichenb. 1853. (Ortalidaalbiventris,^^/.)
*1729. O.RTALIDA, Merr. 1786. Ganix, Ea^wg'. 1815. (Pha-

sianus inotmot, Linn.)

t!730. CHAM^EPETES, Wagl. 1832. Chamapetes, G. R. Or.
1840. (Ortalida Goudotii, Less.)

t*1731. OREOPHASIS, G.R.Gr. 1844. (Oreophasis Derby-
anus, G. R. Gr.)

Subfam. II. GRACING, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 486).

*1732. CRAX, Linn. 1744. Alector, Merr. 1786. (Crax alec-
tor, Linn.)

*1733. PAUXI, Temm. 1815. Ourax, Cuv. 1817- Lophocerus,
Sw. 1837 a . (Crax pauxi, Linn.)

a Nee Lophonoceros, Latr. 1825.



OF BIRDS. 103

1734. MITU, Less. 1831. Crax, III. 1811. Ourax, Sw. 183?.
Mitua, StrickL 1841. Urax, Reichenb. 1853. (Crax
Mitu, Linn.)



Fam. III. MEGAPODID^E, Sw.

Subfam. I. TALEGALUNJS, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 488).

*1735. TALEGALLUS, Less. 1826. Talegalla, Less. 1828 et

Reichenb. 1853. Catheturus, Sw. 1837 et Reichenb.

1853. Alectura, Lath. 1824 a . Alectorura, Agass.

(Talegallus Cuvieri, Less.)
*1736. MEGACEPHALON, Temm. 1844. (Megacephalon maleo,

Temm.)

Subfam. II. MEGAPODIN^E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 490).

*l/37. MEGAPODIUS, Quoy fy Gaim. 1824. Alecthelia, Less.

1826. Alechthelia, Hartl. 1842. (Megapodius La Pey-

rousii, Quoy fy Gaim.) ^^
*1738. LEIPOA, Gould, 1840. Liopa, Agass. (Leipoa ocellata,

Gould.) * i*j>. Ay .

t*1739. ? Mesites, I. Geoffr. 1839, nee Schonh. 1838.

(Mesites variegata, I. Geoffr.)

Fam. IV. PHASIANID.E, Vigors.

Subfam. I. PAVONINE, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 494).

*1740. PAVO, Linn. 1735. Pavianus, Rafinq. 1815? (Pavo

cristatus, Linn.)
1741. ? Spicifer, Pr.B. 1854, nee Kaup, 1836. (Pavo

muticus, Linn.)
*1742. POLYPLECTRON, Tewm. 1815. Diplectron, Fm7^. 1816.

Diplectrum, Agass. (Pavo bicalcaratus, Linn.)

1743. EMPHANIA, Reichenb. 1853. (Polyplectron Napoleonis,

Pr. Mass.)

1744. CHALCURUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Polyplectron chalcurum,

Temm.)

*1745. ARGUSIANUS, Rafinq. 1815. Argus, Temm. 1815, nee
Po/i, 1/95. (Argus giganteus, Temm.)

* Nee Alectrurus, Fiei/f. 1816.



104 GENERA AND StJBGENERA

Subfam. II. PHASIANIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G.of B. p. 496).

*1746. PHASIANUS, Linn. 1748. Tetrao, Linn. 1735. (Pha-
sianus eolchicus, Linn.)

1747. CATREUS, Cab. 184 ? Lophophasianus, Reichenb. 1853.

(Lophophorus Wallichii, Hardw.)

1748. GRAPHEPHASIANUS, Reichenb. 1853. (Phasianus Scem-

meringii, Temm.)

1749. SYRMATICUS, Wagl. 1832. Phasianus, 3 div. VirilL

1816. (Phasianus Reevesii, Gray.)

*1750. CHRYSOLOPHUS, Gr. 1833-1834. Thaumalea, Wagl.
1832, nee Rutke, 1831. Epomia, tf<%s. 1844. Nyc-
themerus, -Sw. 1837. (Phasianus pictus, Linn.)

*1751. PUCRASIA, G.R.Gr. 1841. Eulophus, Less. 1837,
nee Geoffr. 1764. Lophotetrax, C6. 1846. (Satyra
macrolopha, Less.)

*1752. CROSSOPTILON, Hodgs. 1838. Crossoptilum, Agass.
(Phasianus auritus, Pall.)

*1753. GALLOPHASIS, Hodgs. 1827. Lophophorus, G. R. Gr.
1840. Gallsephasis, Hodgs. 1844. Gennseus, Reichenb.
1853. (Phasianus leucomelanos, Lath.)

1754. GENN^EUS, JFa$rZ. 1832. Nycthemeras, Sw. 1834.

Grammatoptilus, Reichenb. 1853. Spicifer, J^awp, 1836.
(Phasianus nycthemerus, Linn.)

1755. MACARTNEYA, Less. 1832. Gallus, 2 div. FmVZ. 1816.

Euplocamus, Temm. 18 ? nee Latr. 1809. Euploco-
mus, SfridW. 1841. Lophura, Flem. 1822 a . Lopha-
lector, Cab. 1846. Alectrophasis, Reichenb. 1849.
(Phasianus ignitus, Shaw.)

1756. - ? Alectryon, Ca6. 1846, nee Montf. 1810. Aco-

mus, Reichenb. 1848 b . (Phasianus erythrophthalmus,



fl757- ALECTROPHASIS, G. R. Gr. 1841. Alectorophasis,
Agass. Euplocomus, Reichenb. 1853. (Lophophorus
Cuvieri, Temm.)

*1758. LOPHOPHORUS, Temm. 1815. Monaulus, Vieill 1816.
Lophofera, Flem. 1822. Impeyanus, .Lm. 1831.
Pavo, CM??. 1799-1800. (Phasianus impeyanus, Lath.)

a Nee Lophyrus, Latr. 1802.
b Nee Acomys, /. Geoffr.



OF BIRDS. 105

Subfam. III. GALLING, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 498).

*1759. GALLUS, Linn. 1744. Gallina, Linn. 1/35. Phasia-
nus, Linn. 1766. Alector, Merr. 1786. (Phasianus
Gallus, Gm.)

*1760. CERIORNIS, Sw. 1837. Penelope, Bonn. 1790, nee Merr.
1786. Phasianus, 2 div. Vieill. 1816. Satyra, Less.
1828 (nee Meig. 1803) et Reichenb. 1853. Tragopan,
Cwu. 1828 et Reichenb. 1853, nee Mce/ir. 1752. Cerat-
ornis, Cab. 1846. (Meleagris satyra, Linn.)

Subfam. IV. MELEAGRIN^E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 500).

*1761. MELEAGRIS, Linn. 1735. Gallopavo, Briss. 1760.
Cenchramus,MceAr. 1752. (Meleagris gallopavo, Linn.)

*1762. NUMIDA, Linn. 1766. Gallus, p. Linn. 1744. Phasi-
anus, p. Linn. 1758. Meleagris, M&hr. 1752, nee
Linn. 1735. (Numida meleagris, Linn.}

1763. GUTTERA, JFfl^. 1832. (Numida cristata, Pall.)

1764. QUERELEA, Reichenb. 1853. (Numida mitrata, Pa/Z.)

t!765. ACRYLLIUM, G. R. Gr. 1840. (Numida vulturina,
Hardw.)

f*1766. ? Agelastes,Tewim.l850 a . (Agelastes meleagrides,

Temm.)



Fam. V. TETRAONID.E, Leach.

Subfam. I. PERDICINJS, Pr. B. (G. of B. p. 504).

*1767. ITHAGINIS, Wagl. 1832. Itaginis, Reichenb. 1849.
Ithagenes, Agass. (Phasianus cruentus, Hardw.}

1768. ? Plectrophorus, Gr. 1833-34, nee Bosc, 1801.

Plectropus, Less. 1837, nee Kirby, 1826. Plectro-
phora, G. R. Gr. 1840. (Tetrao madagascariensis,
Scop.)

1769. GALLOPERDIX, Bl. 1844. (Perdix lunulata, Valenc.)
*1770. FRANCOLINUS, Step. 1819 et Reichenb. 1853. Tetrao,

2 div. Linn. 1766. Perdix, Fiei'W. 1816. Attagen,
Keys. Sf Bl. 1840. Hepburnia, Reichenb. 1853. (Te-
trao francolinus, Linn.)

tt Nee Agelasta, Newm. 184 ?

F 5



106 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

1771. ORTYGORNIS, Reichenb. 1853. (Tetrao ponticerianus,

Gm.)

1772. CH^ETOPUS, Sw. 1837. Scleroptila, EL 1850. Didy-

macis, Reichenb. 1853. (Tetrao bicalcaratus, Linn.}

1773. CLAMATOR, BL 1850. (Tetrao capensis, Gm.)

1774. PTERNISTES, WagTl832. Perdix, Lath. 1790. (Te-

trao nudicollis, Gm.)

1775. RHIZOTHERA, G.R.Gr. 1841. Ortygornis, p. Reichenb.

(Perdix longirostris, Temm.}
*1776. PTILOPACHUS, Sw. 1837. Ptilopachys, StricJcl. 1841.

Petrogallus, Gr. 183 ? (Perdix ventralis, Valenc.)
*1777- PERDIX, Brm. 1760 et 111. 1811. Tetrao, p. Linn.

1735. Starna, Pr. B. 1838. (Tetrao perdix, Linn.}

1778. ARBOROPHILA, 1837, et Arboricola, 1844, Hodgs. Ar-

borocola, G. R. Gr. 1846. (Perdix olivacea, Gray.}

1779. MARGAROPERDIX, Reichenb. 1853. (Tetrao pintadeus,

Scop.}

*1780. COTURNIX, Ma&r. 1752. Ortygion, Keys.fyBl. 1840.
Ortygium, Agass. (Tetrao coturnix, Linn.}

1781. PERDICULA, Hodgs. 1837- (Perdix cambaiensis, Lath.}

1782. SYNOICUS, Gould, 1843. Synaecus, ^/i^. Synoecus,

Agass. (Perdix australis, Lath.}

Subfam. II. ROLLULIN,E, Pr. B.

*1783. ROLLULUS, Bonn. 1790. Cryptonix, Temm. 1815.
Cryptonyx, S^ricA;?. 1841. Liponyx, VieilL 1816.
Liponix, Aliq. (Columba cristata, Gm.)

Subfam. III. TURNICIN^, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 510).

*1784. TURNIX, Bonn. 1790 et Vieill. 1818. Tridactylus,

Lacep. 1800-1. Ortygis, III. 1811. Hemipodius,

Rein w .1815. Ortygodes, Vieill. 1816. Perdix, 3 div .

Lath. 1790. (Tetrao gibraltarica, Gm.)
1785. ? Ortygis, Reichenb. 1853. (Oriolus ocellatus,

Scop.}
*1786. ORTYXELOS, Vieill. 1825. Ortygis, Boie, 1826. Oxy-

telos, Reichenb. 1853. Helortyx, Agass. (Ortyxelos

Meifreni, Vieill.}
*1787- PEDIONOMUS, Gould, 1840. Turnicigralla, DesMurs,

1845. (Pedionomus torquatus, Gould.}



OF BIRDS. 107

Subfam. IV. ODONTOPHORINJS, G.R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 512).

*1788. ODONTOPHORUS, Vieill. 1816. Dentophorus, Merr.

1838. (Tetrao guianensis, Gw.)
1789. DENDRORTYX, Gould, 1845. (Ortyx macroura, Jard.

Sf Selby.)

*1790. CYRTONYX, Gould, 1845. (Ortyx Massena, Less.)
*1791. ORTYX, Steph. 1819. Colinus, Less. 1828. Ortygia,

Boie, 1826. Pkilortyx, DesMurs, 1854. (Tetrao virgi-

nianus, Linn.)

1792. EUPSYCHORTYX, Gould, 1845. (Tetrao cristatus, Linn.)

1793. PHILORTYX, Gould, 1845. (Ortyx fasciatus, Natt.)
*1794. CALLIPEPLA, fFa^Z. 1832. (Ortyx squamata, Vigors.)

1795. LOPHORTYX, Pr. B. 1838. (Tetrao californicus, Shaw.)

Subfam. V. CACCABININ.E, G. R. Gr.

*1796. CACCABIS, Kaup, 1829. Perdix, Bonn. 1790. Cha-

cura, Hodgs. 1837. Pyctes, Hodgs. 1841. Tetrao, 2 div.

Linn. 1758. (Tetrao rufus, Ltw.)
1797. ALECTORIS, Kaup, 1829. (Tetrao petrosus, Gm.)
f!798. AMMOPERDIX, Gould, 1851. (Caccabis Bonhami,

G. R. Gr.)
*1799. TETRAOGALLUS, Gr. 1833-34. Megaloperdix, Brandt,

1840. Chourtka, Motsch. 1839. Oreotetrax, Cab.

1846. (Tetraogallus himalayensis, G. R. Gr.)
*1800. LBRWA, Ho<fys. 1837. Lerva, /. 1849. Tetraoperdix,

Hodgs. 1844. Tetraonoperdix, Agass. (Lerwa iiivi-

cola, Hodgs.)

Subfam. VI. TETRAONIN^:, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 516).

*1801. TETRAO, Linn. 1744. Tetrao, p. Linn. 1735. Tetrao,
2 div. Vieill. 1816. Urogallus, Scop. 1777. Lagopus,
Briss. 1/60. (Tetrao urogallus, Linn.)

1802. CENTROCERCUS, Sw. 1831. Tetrao, Fm7/. 1816. (Te-

trao urophasianus, Pr. B.)

1803. LYRURUS, Sw. 1831. Tetrao, 3 div. Vieill. 1816. Lyu-

nis, ^/ig. (Tetrao tetrix, Linn.)

1804. CUPIDONIA, Reichenb. 1853. (Tetrao cupido, Iiiwn.)

1805. CANACE, Reichenb. 1853. (Tetrao canadensis, Linn.)
*1806. BONASA, S/q>A. 1819. Bonasia, Kaup, 1829. Tetras-

tes, Keys, fy Bl. 1840. (Tetrao bonasia, Linn.)



108 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

*1807. ? Lagopus, Vieill. 1816, nee Briss. 1760. (Tetrao

lagopus, Linn.)
1808. OREIAS, Kaup, 1829. Tetrao, Sw. 1837. Oreas, Agass.,

nee Desm. 1804. (Tetrao scoticus, Lath.)
f!809. ? Attagen,.forap,1829 a . (Tetrao montanus,



Fam. VI. CHIONIDID.E, Pr. B.

Subfam. I. THINOCORINJS, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 520).

*1810. THINOCORUS, Escksch. 1829. Ocypetes b , 1829, et
Ithys, 1830, Wagl. Tinochorus, Less. 1831. Oxy-
petes, Aliq. (Thinocorus rumicivorus, Eschsch.)

*1811. ATTAGIS, I.Geoffr. fy Less. 1830. Attagas, Agass.
(Aitagis Gayi, Less.)

Subfam. II. CHIONIDIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G.of B. p. 522).

*1812. CHIONIS, Forst. 1788. Vaginalis, Gm. 1788. Coleo-
ramphus, Dum. 1806. Coleorhamphus, G.R.Gr. 184(J.
(Chionis alba, Forst.)



Fam. VII. TINAMID.E, G. R. Gr.

Subfam. I. TINAMIN^E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 524).

*1813. TINAMUS, Lath. 1790. Cryptura, Vieill. 1816. Pezus,

Spix, 1825. Trachypelmus, Cab. 1848. (Tetrao

major, Gm.)

1814. CRYPTURUS, Illig. 1811. (Tetrao cinereus, Gm.)
*1815. NOTHURA, Wagl. 1827. Tinamus, Spix, 1825. Noc-

thura, Aliq. (Tinamus boraquira, Spix.)
*1816. RHYNCHOTUS, Spix, 1825. Nothurus, Sw. 1837.

Rhyncotus, G. R. Gr. 1840. (Tinamus rufescens,

Temm.)

*1817. TINAMOTIS, Vig. 1836. (Tinamotis Pentlandii, Vig.}
1818. ? Eudromia c , D'Orb. Sf Lafr. 1832. (Eudromia

elegans, D'Orb. $ Lafr.}

Nee Atagen, Moshr. 1752.
b Nee Ocypeta, Leach, 1814.
c Nee Eudroraias, Boie, 182 ?



OF BIRDS. 109

Order VI. STRUTHIONES, Lath.

Fam. I. STRUTHIONID.E, Vigors.
Subfam. I. STRUTHIONIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 526).

*1819. STRUTHIO, Linn. 1735. (Struthio camelus, Linn.)
*1820. CASUARIUS, Linn. 1735. Cela, Ma>hr. 1752. Rhea,

Lacep. 1800-1801. Casoaris, Flem. 1822. (Struthio

casuarius, Linn.)
*1821. RHEA, Mcehr. 1752. Touyou, Cuv. 1797-98. Tuyus,

Rqfinq. 1815. (Struthio rhea, Linn.)
*1822. DROMAIUS, 1818, et Dromiceius, 1816, Vieill. Tachea,

Flem. 1822. Dromaeus, Ranz. 1823. (Casuarius novae

hollandiae, Lath.)

Fam. II. APTERYGID^E, Selys.
Subfam. I. APTERYGIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 530).

*1823. APTERYX, Shaw, 1812. Apterayx, Sw. 1837. Apter-
nix, Agass. (Apteryx australis, Shaw.)



Order VII. GEALL^E, Lmn.

Fam. I. OTIDID^:, Selys.

Subfam. I. OTIDIN^E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 532).

*1824. OTIS, Linn. 1735. (Otis Tarda, Linn.)

1825. TETRAX, Leach, 1816. (Otis tetrax, Linn.)
*1826. EUPODOTIS, Less. 1839. (Otis rhaad, Gm.)

1827. CHORIOTIS, Pr.B. 1854. (Otis arabs, Linn.)

1828. AFROTIS, Pr. B. 1854. (Otis afra, Gm.)

1829. LISSOTIS, Reichenb. 1848. (Otis melanogaster, Rilpp.)

1830. LOPHOTIS, Reichenb. 1848. (Otis ruficrista, Smith.)

1831. SYPHEOTIDES, Less. 1839. Comatotis, Reichenb. 1848.

(Otis aurita, Lath.)



110 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

1832. TRACHELOTIS, Reichenb. 1848. (Otis CEerulescens,

Vieill.}

1833. HOUBARA, Pr.B. 1832. Chlamydotis, Less. 1839.

Hubara, Reichenb. 1853. (Psophia undulata, Jacq.}



Fam. II. CHARADRIAD.E, Leach.

Subfam. I. (EDICNEMIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 534).

*1834. CEDICNEMUS, Temm. 1815. Charadrius, Bonn. 1790.
Fedoa, Leach, 1816. .Edienemus, Pr.B. 1842.
(Charadrius cedicuemus, Linn.}

1835. ?BURHINUS, III. 1811. Burrhinus, Less. (Charadrius

grallarius, Lath.}

*1836. ESACUS, Less. 1831. Aesacus, Agass. (CEdicnemus
magnirostris, Geoffr.}

1837. CARVANACA, 1836, et Pseudops, 1841, Hodgs. Carva-
nica, Bl. 1849. Carvanacus, Reichenb. 1853. (CEdi-
cnemus recurvirostris, Less.}

Subfam. II. CURSORIN^E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 536).

*1838. PLUVIANUS, Vieill. 1816. Cursorius, Boie, 1826.

Hyas, Glog. 1827, nee Leach, 1815. Ammoptila, Sw.

1837- Cheilodromas et Cheilodromus, Rupp. 1837.
' Chilodromus, Agass. (Charadrius segyptius, Linn.}
*1839. CURSORIUS, Lath. 1790. Taehydromus, III. 1811.

Cursor, Waal. 1827. (Charadrius gallicus, Gm.)

1840. RHINOPTILUS, S^ncA:/. 1850. Macrotarsius a , Bl. 1848.

Taehydromus, Reichenb. 1853. (Cursorius bicinctus,
Tewm.)

1841. CHALCOPTERUS, Reichenb. 1853. (Cursorius chalco-

pterus, Temm.}

*1842. OREOPHILUS, Gould, 18 ? Dromicus, Le^s. 1844.
Oreopholus, Jard. (Oreophilus totanirostris, Gould.}

Subfam. III. GLAREOLIN^, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 538).

*1843. GLAREOLA,Brm. 1760. Trachelia, Scop. 1777. (Dro-
mochelidon, Landb. 1842. Hirundo pratincola, Linn.}

Nee Macrotarsus, Lacep. 1800-1801.



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1844. STILTIA, Pr. B. 1854. (Glareola Isabella, Vieill)

1845. GALACHRYSIA, Pr.B. 1854. (Glareola lactea, Temm.)

"^"W.
Subfam. IV. CHARADRIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 540).

*1846. VANELLUS, Linn. 1735. Tringa, Linn. 1744 et III. 1811.

(Tringa vanellus, Linn.)
1847. BELONOPTERUS, Reichenb. 1853. (Parra cayanensis,

Gm.)
*1848. SQUATAROLA, Cuv. 1817. Vanellus, Mahr. 1752.

(Tringa squatarola, Linn.)

1849. ZONIBYX, Reichenb. 1853. (Tringa Urvillii, Gam.)
*1850. CHETTUSIA, Pr. B. 1839. Chaetusia, Agass. Chaetusia,
Bl. 1849. (Charadrius gregarius, Pall]

1851. LOBIVANELLUS, Strickl. 1841. Parra, Lmn. 1766.

Sarcogrammus, Reichenb. 1853. (Parra goensis, Gm.)

1852. - ? Lobivanellus, Reichenb. 1853. (Tringa lobata,



1853. TYLIBYX, Reichenb. 1853. (Lobivanellus melanocepha-

lus, Rupp.)

*1854. ERYTHROGONYS, Gould, 1837. Erytbrogenys, Aliq.
(Erythrogonys cinctus, Gould.)

*1855. HOPLOPTERUS, Pr. B. 1831. Philomachus, G. R Gr.
1840, nee Mcehr. 1752. Acanthopteryx, Leach. Cha-
radrius, Lmw. 1758. (Charadrius spinosus, Linn.)

1856. STEPHANIBYX, Reichenb. 1853. (Charadrius coro-

natus, Bodd.)

1857. XIPHIDIOPTERUS, Reichenb. 1853. (Charadrius arma-

tus, Burch.)

1858. SARCIOPHORUS, Strickl. 1841. (Charadrius pileatus,

Gw.)

*1859. CHARADRIUS, Lmw. 1735. Pluvialis, Briss. 1760.
(Charadrius pluvialis, Linn.)

1860. EUDROMIAS, Boie, 182 ? Charadrius, Sw. 1837.

(Charadrius morinellus,, Linn.)

1861. OXYECHUS, Reichenb. 1853. (Charadrius voeiferus,



1862. AEGIALITIS, Boie, 1822. Charadrius, Linn. 1766.
Hiaticula, G. R. Gr. 1840, nee Mcehr. 1 752. ^Egialites,
Kaup, 1829. (Charadrius hiaticula, Linn.)



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1863. OCHTHODROMUS, Reichenb. 1853. (Charadrius Wil-

sonius, Ore?.)

1864. AEGIALEUS, Reichenb. 1853. .Egialus, Pr.B. 1854.

(Charadrius semipalmatus, Kaup.)

f!865. ? PIPIS, Licht. 1793. (Pipis heteroclitus, Licht.)
f!866. ?AUTRUCHON, Temm. 18 ? (Autruchon bidactylus,

Temm., avis fictitia ?)
*1867. THINORNIS, G.R.Gr. 1846. (Charadrius novae see-

landiee, Gm.)
1868. ? Anarhynchus, Quoy fy Gaim. 1833, nee Gutr.

1830. (Anarhynchus frontalis, Quoy 4* Gaim.)
*1869. PHEGORNIS, G. R. Gr. 184?. Leptopus (nee Latr.

180.9) aut Leptodactylus (nee Fitz. 1826), Fras. 1844.

Leptoseelis, Des Murs, 1847, nee 1/op. 1833. (Lepto-
pus Mitchellii, Fras.)

Subfam. V. CINCLIN.E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 548).

*1870. APHRIZA, Audub. 1839. (Tringa borealis, Lath.)
*1871. CINCLUS, Mwlir. 1752. Morinella, Mey. 1810. Strep-
silas, III. 1811 et Vieill. 1816. Arenaria, Briss. 1760
et Vieill 1818. (Tringa interpres, Linn.)
t*1872. PLUVIANELLUS, Homb. fy Jacq. 184 ? (Pluvianellus
socialis, Homb. fy Jacq.}

Subfam. VI. H^IMATOPODIN^E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 546).

*1873. H^MATOPUS, Linn. 1735. Ostralega, Briss. 1760.

Hoematopus, Bonn. 17^0. (Haematopus ostralegus,
Linn.) ^

1874. MELANIBYX, Reichenb. 1853. (Hamatopus niger, Cap.)

1875. ? Ostralegus, Reichenb. 1853. (Hsematopus lon-

girostris, Vieill.)



Fam. III. GRUID^E,

Subfam. I. PSOPHIN^E, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 550).

*1876. PSOPHIA, Linn. 1758. (Psophia crepitans, Linn.)
*1877. CARIAMA, Briss. 1760 et Vieill. 1818. Microdactylus,
Geoffr. 1809. Dicholophus, IZ/. 1811. Lophorhyn-
chus, Vieill. 1816. (Palamedea cristata, Linn.)



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Subfam. II. GRUINJE, Pr. B. (G. of B. p. 552).

*1878. GRUS, Linn. 1735. Ardea, Linn. 1748. Ardea, 2 div.
Linn. 1758. Megalornis, G.R.Gr. 1840. (Ardea
grus, Linn.)

1879. LAOMEDONTIA, Reichenb. 1853. Grus, Vieitt. 1816.

(Ardea carunculata, Gm.)

1880. ? Antigone, Reichenb. 1853*. (Ardea antigone,

.Liww.)

*1881. SCOPS, M&hr. 1752. Tetrapteryx, Thunb. 1818. Bjbia,
Leach. Anthropo'ides, Vieill. 1816. (Ardea virgo,
Zitim.)

1882. GERANUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Ardea paradisea, Licht.)

*1883. BALEARICA, Bms. 1760. Ardea, Linn. 1758, nee
1756. Ciconia, Mcehr. 1752, nee Linn. 1735. Bale-
arms, Eo/mg. 1816. Grus, Wagl. 1827. (Ardea pa-
vonina, Linn.}

Fam. IV. ARDEIDJE, Leach.

Subfam. I. ARDEIN^B, G. R. Gr. (G. of B. p. 554).

*1884. EURYPYGA, III. 1811. Helias, Vieill. 1816, nee Fabr.
1808. "Heliornis, Vieill." Boie, 1826. Eurypygia,
Sw. 1837. (Ardea Helias, Pall.)

*1885. ARDEA, Linn. 1735. (Ardea cinerea, Linn.)

1886. ARDEOMEGA, Pr. B. 1854. (Ardea Herodias, Linn.}

1887. TYPHON, Reichenb. 1853. (Ardea typhon, Temwz.)

1888. HERODIAS, Boie, 1822. Egretta, Pr.B. 1831. Gar-

zetta, ^awjo, 1829. Erodius, Macgill. 1842. Hero^
dius, Aliq. (Ardea egretta, Linn.)

1889. DEMIGRETTA, Bl. 184 ? (Ardea jugularis, Forst.)

1890. AGAMIA, Reichenb. 1853. (Ardea agami, Gw.)

1891. ARDEOLA, Boie, 1822. Buphus, Boie, 1826. Lepte-

rodas, Ehrenb.l Cancroma, Eodd. Cancrophagus,
Kaup, 1829. (Ardea leucoptera, Bodd.)

1892. ARDETTA, G. R. Gr. 1842. Ardeola, Pr. B. 1828, nee

ze, 1822. (Ardea minuta, Linn.)

Nee Antigonus, Hiibn. 1816.



114 GENERA AND SUBGENERA

1893. BUTORIDES, BL 1849. Herodias, Boie, 1826. (Ardea
javanica, Horsf.)

*1894. BOTAURUS, Steph. 1819. Butor, Sw. 1837. (Ardea
stellaris, Linn.)

*1895. TIGRISOMA, Sw. 1827. (Ardea brasiliensis, Linn.)

*1896. NYCTIARDEA, Sw. 1837. Nycticorax, Steph. 1819,
nee Mce.hr. 1752. Ardea, 4 div. Lwra. 1758. Scotseus,
Keys. $ BL 1840, nee Hope, 1835. Nyctirodius,
Macgill. 1842. (Ardea nycticorax, Linn.}

1897. GOISAKIUS, Pr.B. 1854. (Ardea goisagi, Temm.)

1898. NYCTHERODIUS, Reichenb. 1853. Nycticorax, Boze,

1826. (Ardea violacea, Linn.)

1899. PILHERODIUS, Reichenb. 1853. (Ardea pileata, Bodd.)

*1900. CANCROMA, Linn. 1766. Cochlearius, Brm. 1760.
Cymbops, Waff 1. 1827. (Cancronia cochlearia, Linn.)

t*1901. BAL^NICEPS, Gould, 1851. (Balseniceps rex, Gould.)


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