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List of Birds.

Part III.
Sects. III. and IV.



1868. is. 6d.




BIOLOGY
RA
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LIST

OF THE

SPECIMENS OF BIRDS

IN

THE COLLECTION

OF THE

BEITISH MUSEUM.

BY G. R. GRAY, F.R.S., F.L.S., ETC.

PART III. SECTIONS III. & IV.
CAPITONID.E AND PICIDJE.



FEINTED BY OKDER OF THE TRUSTEES.
LONDON: 1868.



PRINTED BY TAYLOR AND FRANCIS.
RED LION COURT, FLEET STREET.



PREFACE.



THE object of the present List has been to give a complete
Catalogue of the species of the Families Capitonidee, or
Barbets, and Picidae, or Woodpeckers, exemplifying by
letters a, b, c, &c. the specimens contained in the Col-
lection of the British Museum, under the specific name
and synonyms to which they belong, indicating also the
locality and the source from whence each specimen has
been derived.



J. E. GEAY.

January 1808.



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LIST OF BIEDS,



Fam. III. CAPITONID^E.

i. CAPITONINM.

1. POGONORHYNCHUS.

Pogonias, Ulig. Prod. (1811) p. 202.

Pogonia, Vieill. Anal. (TOrn. (1816) p. 27.

Pogonia ( Vieill. MS.) et Pogonius, Leach, Zool.Misc. (1815).

Pogonorhynchus, V. d. Hoev. Handb. (1835) ii. p. 461.

Laimodon, G. R. Or. List of Gen. of B. (1841) p. 69.

Laemodon, Agass.

Pogonoramphus, DesMurs, Encycl. Hist. Nat. ii. p. 14 (1851).

Tricholamia, Verr. Cab. Journ. (1855) p. 102.

Aves fictitise :

Hyreus, Steph. Gen. Zool. (1815) ix. p. 337.
Sparactes, Vieill. Anal. (1816) p. 40.
Barbilanius, Desm. (1802).

a. POGONORHYNCHUS,
1. POGONOBHYNCHUS DUBius. The Groove-billed Barbican.

Bucco dubius, Gmel S. N. i. p. 409; PI. Enl 602.
Pogonia sulcirostris, Leach, Zool. Misc. pi. 76.
Pogonia erythromelas, Vieill. N. Diet. d'Hist. Nat. iii. p. 230.
Pogonias major, Cuv. Regn. An. (1817) i. p. 428.
Pogonias sulcirostris, Wagl. Syst. Av. p.
Pogonias dubius, Illig. Prod. Mam. 8f Av. p. 202.
Laimodon dubius, G. It. Gr. List of Gen. of . (1841) p. 69.
Pogonorhynchus dubius, V. d. Hoev. Handb. ii. p. 461.
Levaill. Barb. 1. 19 ; Vieill. Gal. des Ois. t. 32.

a. Africa.

B

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''2, POGONORHYNCHUS RoLLETi. Rollet's Barbican.

PogGnias "R-ollefci, Dejil. Rev. et Mag. de Zool. (1853) p. 290.
Pogonorhynchus Rolleti, Heugl. Ibis (1861), p. 123, pi. 6. f. 1.

a. East Africa. From M. Verreaux's Collection.



3. POGONORHYNCHUS BiDENTATUS. The Smooth -billed
Barbican.

Bucco bidentatus, Shaw, Nat. Misc. pi. 393.
Pogonia Isevirostris, Leach, Zool. Misc. pi. 77.
Pogonius Levaillantii, Leach, Zool. Misc. pi. 117.
Bucco leuconptus, Vieill. N. Diet. cPHist. Nat. iii* p. 242.
Pogonias Isevirostris, Wagl. Syst. Av.
Bucco Levaillantii, Vieill. N. Diet. cPHist. Nat. iii. p. 243.
Laimodon bidentatus, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 428.
Pogonias bidentatus, Bp. Consp. Av. p. 145.
Pogonias minor, Cuv. Regn. An. (1817) i. p. 428.
Pogonorhynchus bidentatus, Heugl. Ibis, 1861, p. 123.
Laimodon Isevirostris, Heugl. Syst. Uebers. Vog. N. O. Afr. p. 47.
Levaill. Barb. t. Suppl. A and t. Suppl. K.

a, b. West Africa. From Mr. Argent's Collection.



4. POGONOBHYNCHUS LEUCOCEPHALUS. The White-headed
Barbican.

Laimodon leucocephalus, Defil. Rev. etMag. deZool. (1853) p. 291.
Pogonorhynchus leucocephalus, Heugl. Ibis (1861), p. 123, t. 5. f. 2.

a. East Africa. From M. Verreaux's Collection.



5. POGONORHYNCHTJS TORQUATUS. The Masked Barbican.

Bucco torquatus, Dum. Diet. Sci. Nat. iv. p. 56.
Bucco nigrothorax, Cuv. Regn. An. (1817) i. p. 428.
Pogonias personatus, Temm. PL Col. 201.
Pogonias personatus, Cuv. Regn. An. 1829, i. p. 457.
Laimodon nigrothorax, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 428.
Pogonorhynchus torquatus, Gojfin, Schleg. Mus. N. H. Pays-Bas,
Bucc. p. 4.

Levaill. Barb. t. 28.

a, b. Cape of Good Hope. Presented by J. Gould, Esq.
c, d. Tette (variety). From Dr. Livingstone's Expedition.
e. Cape of Good Hope. Presented by F. Campbell, Esq.



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6. POGONORHYNCHUS ABYSSiNicus. Salt's Barbican.

Phytotoma abyssinica, Lath. Ind. Orn. Suppl. p. xlix.
Bucco Saltii, Stanl. Salt's Trav. Abyss. App. p. 46.
Pogonias rubrifrons, Swains. Zool. III. pi. 68.
Pogonias hsematops, Wagl. Syst. Av.
Pogonias Brucei, Hupp. Fauna Abyss, t. 20. f. 1.
PLoxia abyssinica, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 860.
PHyreus abyssinicus, Steph. Gen. Zool. ix. p. 338.
Phytotoma tridactyla, Daud. Tr. cTOrn. ii. p. 366.
Pogonorhynchus Saltii, Heugl. Ibis (1861), p. 123.
Laimodon Saltii, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 428.
Pogonorhynchus abyssinicus, Goffin, Schleg. Mus. H. N. Pays-
Bas, Bucc. p. 5.

Lefebr. Voy. Abyss. 1. 10. f. 2.

a. Abyssinia. Presented by Lord Mountnorris.

b. Abyssinia. From the Frankfort Museum.

c. Abyssinia. Presented by the Secretary of State for India.

7. ? POGONORHYNCHUS UNDATUS. The Undulated Barbican.

Pogonias undatus, Temm.

Laimodon undatus, Eilpp. Fauna Abyss, t. 20. f. 2.
Pogonorhynchus undatus, Heugl. Ibis (1861), p. 123.
Laimodon Saltii, pt., Terr.

a. Abyssinia. From the Frankfort Museum.

8. POGONORHYNCHUS MELANOPTKRUS. The Black-winged
Barbican.

Pogonias melanopterus, Peter s,Bericht.Akad.Berl. (1854) p. 134.
Laimodon albiventris, Verr. Proc. Z. S. (1859) p. 393, pi. 157.
Pogonorhynchus melanopterus, Goffin,Schleg.Mm.d'H.N.Pays-
Basj Bucc. p. 6.

Hab. West Africa ; Mozambique.

9. POGONORHYNCHUS LEUCOMELAS. The Black-throated
Barbican.

Bucco leucomelas, Bodd. Tabl. des PI. Enl. p. 43.

Bucco niger, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 407.

Pogonius Stephensii, Leach, Zool. Misc. pi. 116.

Pogonias niger, Cuv. Regn. An. (1829) i. p. 457.

Bucco rufifrons, Steph. Gen. Zool. ix. i. p. 31.

Trogon luzonensis, Scop. Delic. PL et Faun. Insubr. p. 89.

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Pogonias unidentatus, Licht. Verz. Vog. Kafferl. p. 17.
Laimodon leucomelas, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. iii. p. 429.
Laimodon unidentatus, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Pogonorhynchus leucomelas, Goffin, Schleg. Mm. H. N. Pays-Bas,
Bucc. p. 7.

Levaill. Barb. t. 29, 30, 31; PL Enl. 688. f. 1; Son. Voy. t. 34 ;
Gal des Ois. t. 33.

a. South Africa.

b, c. South Africa. From the South African Museum.

d. South Africa. From Mr. Leadbeater's Collection.

e. South Africa. From Mr. Turner's Collection.



10. POGONORHYNCHUS DiADEMATUs. The Diadem Barbican.

Laimodon diadematus, Heugl. Syst. Uebers. Vog. et Beitr. p. 47,

t. 28. f. 1.
Pogonorhynchus diadematus, Heugl. Ibis (1861), pi. 5. f. 3.

Hob. North-east Africa.



11. POGONORHYNCHUS MELANOCEPHALUS. The Bridled

Barbican.

Pogonias melanocephalus, Hupp. Atlas, t. 28. A.
Pogonias bifrenatus, Ehrenb. Symb. Phys. Av. t. 8. f. 2.
Pogonorhynchus bifrenatus, Heugl. Ibis (1861), p. 123.
Laimodon bifrenatus, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Pogonorhynchus melanocephalus, Goffin, Schleg. Mus. H. N.
Pays-Bas, Bucc. p. 10.

a. Abyssinia. From the Frankfort Museum.

12. POGONORHYNCHUS VIEILLOTII. Vieillot's Barbican.

Pogonius Vieilloti, Leach, Zool. Misc. pi. 97.
Bucco fuscescens, Vieill. N. Diet. tfH. N. iii. p. 241.
Pogonias rubescens, Temm. PL Col. (text).
Pogonias senegalensis, Licht. Verz. Dupl. p. 9.
Pogonias rubicon, Cuv. Regn. An. (1829) p. 457.
Pogonias rufifrons, Swains.

Laimodon Vieillotii, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Pogonorhynchus Vieilloti, Heugl. Ibis (1861), p. 123.
Levaill. Barb. Suppl. D.

a. Africa.

b. Gambia.



CAPITONID^E.

b. TEICHOL^EMA.
13. POGONORHYNCHUS HiRSUTUS. The Hairy Barbican.

Pogonias hirsutus, Swains. Zool. III. pi. 72.

Tricholaeina flavipunctata, Verr. Cab. Joum. 1855, p. 103 ; Rev.

et Mag. de Zool (1855) p. 555, 1. 14.

Pogonias (Tricholsema) hirsutus, Hartl. Syst. Orn. W.Afr. p. 172.
Tricholsema hirsuta, Cab. Journ. (1860) p. 190.
Laimodon hirsutus, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Pogonorhynchus hirsutus, Goffin, Schleg. Mm. If. N. Pays- Has,

Bucc. p. 11.

a. West Africa. From Mr. Gould's Collection.

b, c. Gaboon. From M. Verreaux's Collection.



2. MEGALAIMA.

Bucco, G. R. Gr. List of Gen. of B. (1840) p. 53.
Megalaima, G. R. Gr. List of B. App. (1842) p. 12.
Megalsema, Ayass.

Cyanops, Bp. Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 130.
Xantholsema, Bp. Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 130.
Bucco, III. Prod. Mam. et Av. (1811) p. 204.
Chotorea, Bp. Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 130.
Buccanodon, Verr. Rev. et Mag. de Zool. (1855) p. 218.
Barbions, Less. Tr. cPOrn, p. 164 (1831).
Barbatula, Less. Compl. Buff. ix. p. 292 (1837).
Pogoniolus, Lafr.

Xylobucco, Bp. Consp. Av. p. 141 (1850).
Gymnobucco, Bp. Consp. Av. p. 141 (1850).
Gymnocranus, Heine, Cab. Journ. (1860) p. 191.



a. MEQALAIMA.

1. MEGALAIMA VIRENS. The Grand Barbet.

Bucco virens, Bodd. Tabl. des PI. Enl. de tfAubent. p. 53.
Bucco grandis, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 408.
Capito grandis, Vieill. N. Diet. d'H. N. iv. p. 499.
Megalaima virens, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalaima grandis, G. R. Gr. List of Gen. of B. App. (1842) p. 12.
JR.JSW.871; Levaill.Barb.t.W', Gould, Cent, of Birds, pi. 46.

a-h. Nepal. Presented by B. H. Hodgson, Esq.

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2. MEGALAIMA CHRYSOPOGON. The Golden-bearded Barbet,

Bucco chrysopogon, Temm. PI. Col. 285.
Megalaima chrysopogon, G. R. Or. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalaima (Cliotorea) chrysopogon, Bp. Ateneo Ital. ( 1854) p.
Chotorea chrysopogon, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii.'p. 640.

a. Sumatra. From Mr. Leadbeater's Collection.

b. Sumatra.

c. Singapore (?). From Mr. Turner's Collection.

3. MEGALAIMA CHRYSOPSIS. The Golden-faced Barbet.

Megalaima chrysopsis, Gqffin, Schl. Mus. H. N. Pays-Has, Bucc.
p. 15.

Hob. Borneo.

4. MEGALAIMA VERSICOLOR. The Changeable Barbet.

Bucco versicolor, Raffl. Linn. Trans, xiii. p. 284.
Megalaima versicolor, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Bucco Rafflesii, Less. Rev. de Zool. (1839) p. 309.
Megalaema (Meg.) versicolor, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.
Chotorea versicolor, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 640.
Temm. PI. Col. 309.

a, b. Malacca. Presented by W. Harvey, Esq.

c. Java. Presented by Dr. Prattinton.

d. Indian archipelago. Presented by M. G. Hardwicke.
e,f. Borneo.

g. Java. From Mr. Warwick's Collection.
h. India.
*. Sumatra.

5. MEGALAIMA JAVENSIS. The Javan Barbet.

Bucco iavensis, Horsf. Linn. Trans, xiii. p. 181.
Bucco Kotorea, Temm. PL Col. (text).
Bucco mystacophanos, pt., Cuv.
Bucco tristis, Drop. Diet. Class. d'H. N. ii. p. 195.
Megalaima javensis, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalsema (Chotorea) javensis, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.
Chotorea javensis, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 640.
Levaill. Barb. Suppl. C (?).

a. Java. From Mr. Warwick's Collection.



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6. MEGALAIMA MYSTACOPHANOS. The Long-bearded Barbet.

Bucco mystacophanos, Temm. PL Col. 315.
Bucco quadricolor, Eyton, Proc. Z. S. (1839) p. 105.
Megalaima mystacophanos, G. JR. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalaima quadricolor, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalaema (Meg.) mystacophanos, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.
Chotorea mystacophanos, Horsf. 4* Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 641 .
Megalsema (Meg.) quadricolor, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.

a, b. Malacca. Presented by Rajah Brooke.

c. Java.

d, e. Malacca. Presented by W. Harvey, Esq.
/, g. Sumatra.

7. MEGALAIMA OOBTI. Oort's Barbet.

Bucco Oorti, Mull. Tijdschr. Nat. Gesch. ii. p. 341, t. 8. f. 4.
Megalaima Oorti, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalaema (Meg.) Oorti, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.

Hab. Sumatra.

8. MEGALAIMA HENBICI. Henry's Barbet.

Bucco Henrici, Boie, Temm. PI. Col. 524.

Megalaima Oorti, pt., G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.

Bucco malaccensis, Hartl. Rev. cle Zool. (1842) p. 337.

Megalaima malaccensis, G. R. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.

Megalaima quadricolor, pt.?, Bl. Cat. of B. p. 67.

Megalaema (Meg.) malaccensis et Megalsema (Meg.) quadricolor,

Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p. .

Cyanops Henrici, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 643.
Bucco rufitorques, Peale.

a. Sumatra. Presented by E. Wilson, Esq.

b. Sumatra.

c. Sumatra. From Mr. Warwick's Collection.

d. e. Sumatra.

9. MEGALAIMA ABMILLABIS. The Orange -breasted Barbet.

Bucco armillaris, Temm. PI. Col. 89. f. 1.
Megalaima armillaris, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalsema (Meg.) armillaris, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.

a. Java. From Mr. Leadbeater's Collection.

b. Java. From Mr. Warwick's Collection.



SCANSOEES.

10. MEGALAIMA NUCHALIS, The Embroidered Barbet.

Megalsema nuchalis, Gould, Proc. Z. S. (1862) p. 283.
Megalsema chalcauclienia, Gould, MSS.

Megalaima calauchenia, Goffin, Schl. Mm. H. N. Pays-Bas, Bucc.
p. 94.

a, b. Island of Formosa. From Mr. Swinhoe's Collection.

b. CYAN OPS.
11. MEGALAIMA FLAVIFRONS. The Yellow-fronted Barbet.

Bucco flavifrons, Cuv. Regn. An. (1817) i. p. 428.
Bucco aurifrons, Temm. PI. Col. (text).
Megalaima flavifrons, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalsema (Cyanops) flavifrons, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p. .
Levaill. Barb. t. 55.

a. Ceylon. Presented by Viscount Walden.
b-d. Ceylon. From Mr. Cuming's Collection.

12. MEGALAIMA ASIATIC A. The Asiatic Barbet.

Bucco asiaticus, Lath. Ind. Orn. i. p. 201.

Bucco cseruleus, Dum. Diet. Sci. Nat. 1st edit. iv. p. 48.

Capito cyanicollis, Vieill. N. Diet. d'H.N. iv. p. 498 ; Gal. des Ois.

t.35.

Bucco cyanops, Cuv. Regn. An. (1817) i. p. 428.
Bucco cseruleigula, Hodgs. Gray's Zool. Misc. p. 85.
Bucco cyanocollis, Temm. PI. Col. (text).
Megalaima asiatica, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalsema (Cyanops) asiatica, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.
Cyanops asiatica, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 641.
Pogonias cyanogenius, Merr.
Bucco Voigtii, V. Kreling.
Levaill. Barb. i. 21, 22.

a-d. Nepal. Presented by B. H. Hodgson, Esq.

13. MEGALAIMA FRANKLINII. Franklin's Barbet.

Bucco Franklinii, Blyth,Journ. A. S. B. (1842) p. 167,
Bucco igniceps, Hodgs. Gr. Zool. Misc. p. 85.
Megalaima Franklinii, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 430.
Cyanops Franklinii, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 643.

a-e. Nepal. Presented by B. H. Hodgson, Esq.
f. Behar. Presented by B. H. Hodgson, Esq.



CAPITONID^.

c. XANTHOLSEMA.

14. MEGALAIMA ROSEA. The Rose-necked Barbet.

Bucco roseus, Dum. Diet. Sri. Nat. 1 edit. iv. p. 52.
Capito rosaceicollis, Vieill. N. Diet. $H. N. iv. p. 500.
Bucco reseicollis, Vigors, Mem. Raffi. p. 667.
Bucco philippensis, Horsf. Linn. Trans, xiii. p. 181.
Megalaima rosea, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Bucco roseaceicollis, Temm.
Pogonias pullarius, Merr. ?

*Bucco barbiculus, Cuv. Rcgn. An. (1817) i. p. 428.
*Bucco barbatula, Temm.

Megalaema (Xantholsema) roseus, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.
Xantholaama rosea, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 646.
Levaill. Barb. t. 33, 56.

a. Java. Presented by J. Inskipp, Esq.

b. Java. Presented by the Hon. East-India Company.

15. MEGALAIMA MALABABICA. The Malabarian Barbet

Bucco barbiculus, Blyth, Journ. A. S. B. (1846) p. 13.
Bucco malabaricus, Blyth, Journ. A. S. B. (1847) pp. 386, 465.
Megalaima malabarica, Blyth, Cat. of B. App. p. 336.
Xantholsema malabarica, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 647.

Hab. Madras j Malabar.

16. MEGALAIMA BUBKICAPILLA. The Rose-crowned Barbet.

Bucco rubricapillus, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 408.
Capito rubricapillus, Vieill. N. Diet. d*H. N. iy. p. 497.
Megalaima rubricapilla, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalsema (Xantholaema) rubricapilla, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854)

p.

Xantholsema rubricapilla, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 646.
Brown, El. of Zool. pi. 14.

a. Ceylon, var. Presented by Viscount Walden.
b-e. Ceylon. From Mr. Cuming's Collection.



17. ? MEGALAIMA LATHAMI. The Buff-faced Barbet.

Bucco Lathami, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 408.
Pogonias viridis, Merr.



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Capito Lathami, Vieill N, Diet. d*H. N. iv. p. 499.
Megalaima Lathami, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalaima rubricapilla, juv. ?, Goffin.
Lath. Syn. ii. pi. 22.

a. India?



18. MEGALAIMA H^MACEPHALA. The Yellow-throated
Barbet.

Bucco haemaeephalus, Mull. Syst. Nat. Suppl. p. 88.
Bucco flavigula, Bodd. Tabl. des PL Enl. de d'Aubent. p. 20.
Bucco philippensis, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 407.
Bucco indicus, Lath. Ind. Orn. i. p. 205.
Bucco flavicollis, Vieill. Encyc. Meth. p. 1424.
Bucco rubricollis, Cuv. Regn. An. (1817) p. 428.
Megalaima philippensis, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalsema (Xantholaema) flavigula, Bp.AteneoItal. (1854) p.
MaDgalsema (Xantholaema) philippensis ; Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854)

p.

XantholaDma indica, Horsf. Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 644.
Capito indicus, Vieill. N. Diet. d'H. N. iv. p. 497.
Capito philippensis, Vieill. N. Diet. d>H. N. iv. p. 498.

Juv. Bucco nanus, Bodd. Tabl. des PI. Enl. p. 47.
Bucco parvus, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 407.
Capito parvus, Vieill. N. Diet. d'H. N. iv. p. 499.
Megalaima parva, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 430.

Var. Bucco luteus, Less. Tr. d'Orn. p. 163.
Megalaima lutea, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
PI. Enl. 331 ; Levaill. Barb. t. 35.

Juv. PI Enl. 746. f. 2.

Var. Des Murs, Icon. Ornith. t. 21.

ttj b. India.

c. India. Presented by Capt. Elliott.

d-f. Madras. Presented by the Rev. H. H. Baber.

g, h. Nepal. Presented by B. H. Hodgson.

i-k. .Tenasserim. Presented by J. D. C. Packman, Esq.

/. Ceylon. From Mr. Cuming's Collection.

m. India, young. Presented by the Secretary of State for

India.
n. India.



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19. ?MEGALAIMA RAFFLESIA. Raines's Barbel.

Bucco Rafflesius, Boie, Brief e aus Ostindien, No. 15.
Megalaima Rafflesia, Bp. Consp. Av. i. p. 144.
Megalsema (Xantholcema) Rafflesia, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1 854) p.
Xantholsema indica, pt., Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 644.

Hob. Sumatra.

20. ? MEGALAIMA RUBBIFRONS. The Red-fronted Barbet.

Pogonias rubrifrons, Merr.
Megalaima philippensis, pt., G. R. Gr.

Megalsema (Xantholaema) rubrifrons, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854)
p.

Hab. India.

21. MEGALAIMA AUSTRALIS. The Black-breasted Barbet.

Bucco australis, Horsf. Linn. Trans, xiii. p. 181.
Bucco gularis, Reinw., Temm. PI. Col. 89. f. 2.
Megalaima australis, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megaleema (Meg.) australis, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854} p.
Xantholsema australis, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 648.

a. Java. From Mr. Warwick's Collection.

b. Java. Presented by E. Wilson, Esq.

22. MEGALAIMA DUVAUCELII. The Black-fronted Barbet.

Bucco Duvaucelii, Less. Tr. d? Orn. p. 164.

Bucco trimaculatus, Gr. Zool. Misc. p. 3, pi. 3.

Bucco australis, Raffl. Linn. Trans, xiii. p. 285.

Megalaima trimaculata, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.

Bucco frontalis, Temm. PL Col. 536. f. 1.

Megalsema (Meg.) trimaculata, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.

Xantholeema Duvaucelii, Horsf. fy Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 647.

Var. Bucco cyanotis, Bl. Journ. A. S. B. (1847) p. 465.

Bucco gutturalis, Boie, Brief e aus Ostindien, No. 15.

a, b. Malacca. Presented by W. Harvey, Esq.

c-e. Malacca.

/, g. Malacca. Presented by the Secretary of State for

India.
h, i. India.
/. Malacca.
k. India. Presented by the Hon. East-India Company.



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d. CHOTOHEA.

23. ME GAL AIM A CORVINA. The Black-billed Barbel.

Bucco corvinus, Reinw., Temm. PL Col. 522.
Megalaima corvina, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 430.
Megalaima lineata, pt, Bl. Cat. of B. p. 66.
Megalaema (Chotorea) corvina, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.

a. Sumatra.

b. Java. From Mr. Leadbeater's Collection.

24. MEGALAIMA LINEATA. The Grey-headed Barbet.

Capito lineatus, Vieill N. Diet. cTH. N. iv. p. 500.

Bucco corvinus, Horsf. apud BL

Bucco caniceps v. viridis, Hodgs., Gr. Zool. Misc, p. 85.

Bucco fuscicapillus, Drap. Diet. Sci. Nat. ii. p. 195.

Megalaima caniceps, Hodgs. Cat. B. of Nepal, p. 114.

Megalaima lineata, Blyth, Cat. of B. p. 66.

Megalaema (Chotorea) lineata, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.

a. India.

b. Bussein Pegu. Presented by W. T. Blandford, Esq.
Cj d. Tenasserim. Presented by J. D. C. Packman, Esq.

25. MEGALAIMA HODGSONI. Hodgson's Lineated Barbet.

Bucco caniceps v. viridis, Hodgs., Gr. Zool. Misc. p. 85.
Megalaima Hodgsoni, Bp. Consp. Av. i. p. 144.

a-h. Nepal. Presented by B. II. Hodgson, Esq.

26. MEGALAIMA CANICEPS. The Jungle Barbet.

Bucco caniceps, Frank!. Proc. Z. S. (1830) p. 121.
Bucco lineatus, Tick. Journ. A. S. B. (1833) p. 579.
Bucco viridis, pt., Jerd. Madr. Journ. xi. 217.
Bucco zeylanicus, Jerd. Madr. Journ. (1844) p. 140.
Megalaima caniceps, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Megalsema (Chotorea) caniceps ; Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.

a, b. India.

27. MEGALAIMA MCCLELLANDI. McClelland's Barbet.
Megalaima McClellandi, Horsf. Moore, Cat. of B. ii. p. 637.
Hob. Bengal.



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28. MEGALAIMA ZEYLONICA. The Brown-headed Barbet.

Bucco zeylanicus, Gmel. S. JV. i. p. 408.

Capito zeilanicus, Veill. N. Diet. cTH. N. iv. p. 499.

Megalaima viridis, pt. ?, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.

Megalaima zeylanica, Blyth, Journ. A. S. B. xx. p. 181.

Megalaima caniceps, Blyth, Cat. of B. p. 67.

Bucco caniceps, pt., Bl.

Brown, III. of Zool. pi. 15 ; Levaill. Barb. t. 38.

a. Ceylon.

b, c. Ceylon. From Mr. Cuming's Collection.

29. MEGALAIMA VIBIDIS. The Green Barbet.

Bucco viridis, Bodd. Tabl. des PI. Enl. p. 53.
Bucco caniceps, Sykes, Proc. Z. S. (1832) p. 97.
Megalaima viridis, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.
Capito viridis, Vieill. N. Diet. d*H. N. iv. p. 500.
Megalaema (Chotorea) viridis, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.
PI. Enl. 870.

a-c. Malabar. Presented by Mr. Spinks.

d. Madras. Presented by T. C. Jerdon, Esq.

e, f. Madras. Presented by the Rev. H. H. Baber.

30. MEGALAIMA PHAIOSTICTA. The Cochinchina Barbet.

Bucco faiostrictus, Temm. PL Col. 527.

Bucco faiostriatus, Temm. PI. Col. (text).

Megalaima faiostriata, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 429.

Megalaima phaiosticta, Bp. Consp. Av. p. 144.

Megalsema (Chotorea) phaeosticta, Bp. Ateneo Ital. (1854) p.

Hab. Cochinchina.



e. BUCCANODON.
31. MEGALAIMA DUCHAILLUI. Duchaillu's Barbet.

Barbatula Duchaillui, Cass. Proc. Acad. Philad. (1855) p. 324.
Buccanodon Duchaillui, Hartl. Syst. Orn. W. Afr. p. 171.
Barbatula formosa, Verr. Rev. et Mag. de Zool. (1855) t. 5.
Pogonias (Buccanodon) Duchaillui, Hartl. Syst. Orn. West Afr.

p. 171.
Megalaima Duchaillui, Goffin, Schleg. Mm. N. H. Pays-Bas, Bucc.

p. 39.

a. Gaboon. From M. Verreaux's Collection.



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f. BARBATULA.
32. MEGALAIMA PUSILLA. The Red-fronted Barbet.

Bucco pusillus, Dum. Diet. Sci. Nat. (1 edit.) iv. p. 50.
Bucco chrysoptera, Swains. Two Cent, and a Quart, p. 322.
Bucco chrysozonicus, Hilpp.
Bucco nanus, Vig.

Oapito rubrifrons, Vieill. N. Diet. d'H. N. iv. p. 497.
Barbatula nana, G. R. Gr. List of Gen. of B. (1841) p. 69.
Megalaima barbatula, G. R. Gr.^Gen. of B. ii. p. 430.
Bucco parvus, <$, Cuv. Regn. An. (1817) i. p. 428.
Bucco minutus, Temm.
Barbatula minuta, JBp. Consp. Av. i. p. 144.
Barbatula pusilla, Terr.
Bucco barbatula, Temm. PL Col. (text).
Megalaima pumila, Licht. Nomencl. Av. p. 74.
Megalaima pusilla, Goffin, Schleg. Mus. H. N. Pays-Bas, Bucc.
p. 40.

Levaill. Barb. t. 32.

a. Port Natal, male. From Mr. Warwick's Collection.

b. Africa, male. From Mr. Stevens's Collection.

c. Port Natal, female ? From the South African Museum.

33. MEGALAIMA CHBYSOCOMA. The Gold-banded Barbet.

Bucco chrysocomus (chrysoconus ! et chrysozonus !), Temm. PL

Col. 536. f. 2.

Bucco parvus, var., Less. Tr. d'Orn. p. 165.
Barbatula chrysocoma, Bp. Consp. Av. i. p. 145.
Megalaima chrysocoma, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 430.

a. South Africa. Presented by J. Gould, Esq.

34. MEGALAIMA UROPYGIALIS. The Orange-backed Barbet.

Barbatula uropygialis, Heugl Cab. Journ.fiir Orn. (1862) p. 37.
Megalaima uropygialis, Goffin, Schleg. Mus. H. N.Pays-Bas, Bucc.
p. 42.

Hab. L'Ain-Saba.

35. MEGALAIMA ATROFLAVA. The Black-and- Yellow Barbet.

Bucco atroflavus, Blum. Abb. not. Gegenst. t. 65.
Bucco erythronotus, Cuv. Regn. An. (1817) i. p. 65.
Barbatula atroflavus, Bp. Consp. Av. i. p. 145.



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Barbatula erythronotus, Verr.

Megalaima atroflava, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 430.
Levaill Barb. t. 57.

Hab. West Africa!

36. MEGALAIMA LEUCOLAIMA. The White-throated Barbet.

Barbatula leucolaima, Verr. Rev. et Mag. de Zool. (1851) p. 263.
Megalaima leucolaima, Goffin, Schkg. Mm. H. N. Pays-Bas, Bucc.
p. 46.

a, b. West Africa (Gaboon). From M. Verreaux's Col-
lection.
c. Ashanti. From Mr. Gould's Collection.

37. MEGALAIMA BILINEATA. The Double-lined Barbet.

Megalaima \)i\mea,ta,,Sundev.Q?fvers. of Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akad.

Forhandl. (1850) p. 109.
Barbatula leucolaima, pt., Verr.

Hab. South Africa.

38. MEGALAIMA SUBSULPHUEEA. The Gaboon Barbet.

Bucco subsulphureus, Pros. Proc. Zool. Soc. (1843) p. 3.
Capito Psubsulfureus, G. R. Gr. Gen. of B. ii. p. 430.
Trachyphonus subsulphureus, Bp. Consp. Av. i. p. 142.
Barbatula flavimentum, Verr. Rev. etMag. de Zool. (1851) p. 262.
Barbatula subsulphurea, Hartl. Syst. Orn. W.Afr. p. 172.
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