(syn. Bycanistes Ϯ Silvery-cheeked Hornbill B. brevis omissus) Gr. βαρυς barus  heavy; ῥυγχος rhunkhos  bill; ""Bycanistes" cristatus (Rüppell) should be placed in a new genus bearing the name of BARYRHYNCHUS, of which it is the genotype; it differs from Bycanistes bucinator Temminck in size, in having a very large, inflated casque, and a style of coloration more like that of Sphagolabus." (A. Roberts 1922); "Baryrhynchus Roberts, Ann. Transvaal Mus., 8, 1922, p. 214. Type, by original designation, Buceros cristatus Rüppell. Not Baryrhynchus Lacordaire, 1866.  ...  Bycanistes brevis omissus Nomen nov.  Buceros cristatus Rüppell, Neue Wirbelth., 1835, Vög., p. 3, pl. 1. (Goraza on Lake Tsana, Ethiopia.)  Not Buceros cristatus Vieillot, 1816." (Peters 1945, V, 268-269).

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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 19 December 2018).