Callichen

(syn. Netta Ϯ Red-crested Pochard N. rufina) Gr. καλλος kallos  beauty  < καλος kalos  beautiful; χην khēn, χηνος khēnos  goose; "Kolbenente.  Callichen *), Br.  ... *) Von καλος, schön und χην, Gans, Ente.  ... Die rothköpfige Kolbenente. Callichen ruficeps, Br. (Platypus rufinus, Br., Anas rufina, Pall. N.W. 1. Ausg. Taf. 32, 63. 64)" (C. Brehm 1831).

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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 16 December 2018).