(syn. Hodgsonius Ϯ White-bellied Redstart H. phaenicuroides) Gr. βραδυς bradus  slow; βατης batēs  walker  < βατεω bateō  to tread  < βαινω bainō  to walk; "BRADYBATES Hodgs.*  ... 1. B. phænicuroïdes Hodgs. MSS.  2. B. pectoralis (Gould), Icones Avium. pl.  ... *This division was proposed by Mr Hodgson in 1844 (List of Nepal Birds), under the name of Bradypterus; but which, having been used, is changed to the above" (G. Gray 1846).

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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 18 December 2018).