(syn. Trichastoma Ϯ White-chested Babbler T. rostratum) Gr. αηθης aēthēs  unusual  < negative prefix α- a- ; ηθος ēthos  custom, character; στομα stoma, στοματος stomatos  mouth; "Aethostoma, nom. emend. vice Trichostoma, Blyth, 1842 (nec Pictet, 1834, Neuroptera)" (Sharpe 1902).

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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 on 23 January 2019).