Amblycorax

(syn. Corvus Ϯ Violet Crow C. violaceus) Gr. αμβλυς amblus   dull, blunt  < αμβλυνω amblunō  to blunt; κοραξ korax, κορακος korakos  raven  < κρωζω krōzō  to croak; "J'y placerai aussi le genre Amblycorax, Bp., pour le Corvus violaceus de Ceram, de mon Conspectus" (Bonaparte 1853).  Var. Amblyocorax.

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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 20 January 2019).