Ada

(syn. Knipolegus Ϯ Velvety Black Tyrant K. nigerrimus) Gr. myth. Ada, sister of Queen Artemisia of Cappadocia, who adopted Alexander the Great as her son; "Sous-genre. ADA; Ada.   Bec alongé, triangulaire, assez robuste, un peu déprimé, comprimé vers la pointe, qui est effilée; tarses alongés, grêles. Queue moyenne, deltoïdale.  D'Amérique.   46.º Muscicapa nigerrima, Vieill.  ... 47.º Muscicapa rufogularis.  ... 48.º Muscicapa Commersonii: le Clignot, Commers." (Lesson 1831).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 24 January 2019).