BYCANISTES

(Bucerotidae; Ϯ Trumpeter Hornbill B. bucinator) Gr. βυκανιστης bukanistēs  trumpeter  < βυκαναω bukanaō  to blow the trumpet  < βυκανη bukanē  trumpet, war horn; "Gen. BYCANISTES **) nov. gen. — Trompeter-Calao.    473.1. B. Buccinator Nob.   Buceros buccinator Temm. Pl. col. 284.   ...   **) Von βυκανιστης (Trompeter) = buccinator. — Zu dieser gleichsam die asiatischen Hydrocissae in Africa repräsentirenden Gattung stellen wir noch u. a.: 2. B. cylindricus. — Buceros cylindricus Temm. Pl. col. 521.  ...  3. B. cristatus. — Buceros cristatus Rüpp. Faun. Abyss. t. 1." (Cabanis & Heine 1860); "Bycanistes Cabanis and Heine, Mus. Hein., Th. 2, 1859-60 (1860), p. 171. Type, by monotypy, Buceros bucinator Temminck." (Peters 1945, V, 268).
Var. Byanistes.
Synon. Baryrhynchodes, Baryrhynchus, Pholidophalus.

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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 12 December 2018).