BARYPHTHENGUS

(Momotidae; Ϯ Rufous-capped Motmot B. ruficapillus) Gr. βαρυφθογγος baruphthongos and βαρυφθεγκτης baruphthenktēs  deep-toned  < βαρυς barus  grave, heavy; φθεγγομαι phthengomai  to speak; "Gen. BARYPHTHENGUS *) Nob. — Taquara.   Baryphonus Bp. 1854 (nec Vieill. 1816).    350.1. B. ruficapillus Nob.   Tutu Azar. Apunt. no. 52. — ?Motmot dombé Levaill. Ois. Par., Roll. &c. I. p. 113. t. 39. — Scl. Rev. Momot. p. 11. I. — Motmot oranroux Levaill. Hist. Nat. Promer. & Guêp. III. Suppl. p. 41. t. B. — ?Baryphonus ruficapillus Vieill. N. D. XXI. p. 315. — Id. Enc. p. 898. 2. — Id. Gal. Ois. II. p. 319. t. 190. — Bp. Consp. Vol. Anis. p. 8. gen. 94. 226. — Baryphonus cyanogaster Vieill. N. D. XXI. p. 317.   ...   *) Von βαρυφθεγγος βαρυφωνος (mit tiefer Stimme)." (Cabanis & Heine 1859); "Baryphthengus Cabanis and Heine, Mus. Hein., Th. 2, 1859-60 (1859), p. 114. Type, by subsequent designation, Baryphonus ruficapillus Vieillot. (Sharpe, Cat. Bds. Brit. Mus., 17, 1892, p. 330.)" (Peters 1945, V, 224).
Synon. Urospatha.

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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 www.hbw.com on 13 December 2018).