(syn. Leptoptilos Ϯ Greater Adjutant L. dubius) Hindi names Hargila or Hargeyla for the Greater Adjutant (cf. specific name Ardea argala Latham 1790 (= syn. Leptoptilos dubius)); "ARGALA. - Brown.  ... Argala gigantea. - GIGANTIC ARGALA, OR ADJUTANT" (T. Brown 1832).   Var. Algala.

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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 on 19 January 2019).