(syn. Amazilia Ϯ Versicoloured Emerald A. versicolor) Gr. αγυρτρια agurtria  collector, gatherer  < αγειρω ageirō  to gather (cf. Gr. myth. Agyrtes, a piper or trumpeter); "Agyrtria brevirostris (Orn. — LESS. 1829.) RCHB. — Guiana, Jal. Orizaba.    —— versicolor (Tr. — OLFERS 1835?) RCHB. — Brasil." (Reichenbach 1854).  Var. Argytira, Argyrtria.

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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 19 January 2019).