CATAMENIA

(Thraupidae; Ϯ Band-tailed Seedeater C. analis) Gr. καταμηνια katamēnia  menstrual, menstruous  < κατα kata  in relation to; μην mēn, μηνος mēnos  month; "subtus rufo-olivacea, ano rufo" (de La Fresnaye 1843); "*1022. Catamenia, Bp. (Fringilla, p. Gr. - Linaria! p. Lafr.   1. LINARIA analis, Lafr. mas. (inornata? Lafr. faem. - Fringilla analis, mas et inornata, faem. Gr. sp. 43. et 73.) Orb. Voy. Am. m. t. 48. 1. Mus. Paris. ex Bolivia.  Plumbea, subtus dilutior; dorso rufo induto: crisso castaneo: alis caudaque nigris  ...   2. LINARIA analoides, Lafr. (Fringilla anatoides! Gr.) Rev. Zool. 1847. p. 75. Mus. Paris. ex Peru, Lima.  Similis praecedenti; sed minor, magis plumbea, crisso rufo dilutiore" (Bonaparte 1850); "Catamenia Bonaparte, 1851?, Consp. Avium, 1 (1850), p. 493. Type, by subsequent designation, G. R. Gray, 1855, Cat. Genera Subgenera Birds, p. 78, Linaria analis d'Orbigny and Lafresnaye." (Paynter in Peters 1970, XIII, 152).
Synon. Duncanula, Idiospiza.

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 16 January 2019).