Amimeta

(syn. Oriolus Ϯ Olive-backed Oriole O. sagittatus) Gr. negative prefix α- a- ; genus Mimeta Vigors & Horsfield, 1827, oriole; "Amimeta, nom. nov. for Mimeta Vigors and Horsfield 1827, proposed for Mimetes King 1826; not Mimetes Eschscholtz, Mém. l'Acad. Imp. Sci. St. Petersb. 1818, or Huebner, Verz. bekannt Schmett., p. 210, 1822" (Mathews 1913).

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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 23 January 2019).