(syn. Calidris Ϯ Curlew Sandpiper C. ferruginea) Gr. αγκυλοχειλης ankulokheilēs  with hooked beak  < αγκυλος ankulos  crooked  < αγκος ankos  bend; χειλος kheilos  bill; "Krummschnabel. Ancylocheilus. *) (Tr. subarquata.)  ... *) αγκυλοχειλος, krummschnabelig" (Kaup 1829).   Var. Ancychlocheilus.

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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 16 December 2018).