(syn. Chlamydera Ϯ Fawn-breasted Bowerbird C. cerviniventris) Gr. αλφα alpha  first, primitive; genus Chlamydera Gould, 1837, bowerbird; "ALPHACHLAMYDERA gen. nov.  Type Chlamydera cerviniventris Gould.  Differs from Chlamydera Gould in its peculiar coloration which resembles that of Rogersornis, but entirely lacks the erectile nuchal crest; in size it approaches nearly Chlamydera, but that genus also possesses a well-formed nuchal crest." (Mathews 1914).

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Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 19 December 2018).