Cauecias

(syn. Galbalcyrhynchus Ϯ White-eared Jacamar G. leucotis) Gr. καυηξ kauēx, καυηκος kauēkos  unknown bird, perhaps the kingfisher; "Den Beschluss endlich der Familie bildet das wunderbare mit noch wunderbarern Namen belegte:   Gen. CAUECIAS Cab. 1851. - Liest-Jacamar.   Galbalcyrhynchus (!!) Desmurs (Jun.) 1845.  Jacamaralcyonides (!!) Desmurs (Jul.) 1845.  Galbalcyorhynchus (!!) Gray 1849.  Gabalcyorhynchus (!!!) Cab. 1851.  Alcyonides Rchb. 1852.  Galbacyrhynchus (!!!) Scl. 1862.   C. leucotis Cab.   Galbalcyrhynchus leucotis Desmurs Rev. Z. 1845. p. 207." (Cabanis & Heine 1863).

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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).