(syn. Cinnyris Ϯ Greater Double-collared Sunbird C. afer) Lapsus for Notiocinnyris Roberts, 1922; "A fairly widely distributed genus is found in Cinnyris afer (L.), which I propose to place in a new genus, NOTIOCINNYRIS ... The species occurring within our limits may be grouped as follows: ... Aethocinnyris afer (L.). A. ludovicensis (Boc.)" (A. Roberts 1922) (cf. Gr. αηθης aēthēs strange; genus Cinnyris Cuvier, 1816, sunbird).