(syn. Pogonornis Ϯ Bearded Barbet P. dubius) Gr. απατηλος apatēlos  wily, deceitful  < απαταω apataō  to deceive  < απατη apatē  trick; ορνις ornis, ορνιθος ornithos  bird; "Apatelornis wachei Rchw. n.g. et sp." (Reichenow 1926); "Apatelornis Reichenow, Orn. Monatsb., 34, 1926, p. 146. Type, by monotypy, Apatelornis wachei Reichenow = Bucco dubius Gmelin." (Peters 1948, VI, 55).

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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 16 January 2019).