(syn. Tragopan Ϯ Satyr Tragopan T. satyra) Gr. κερεινος kereinos  horned  < κερας keras, κερως kerōs  horn; ορνις ornis, ορνιθος  ornithos  bird; "[subgenus] Ceriornis, Sw.  Head partly naked, with fleshy horn-like caruncles over the eyes. Crown with a pendant crest.*   C. macrolophus. Less. Dict. des S. N. pl. 59.  ... * M. Lesson's expressive name of Satyrus seems to have the priority, but it has long been used in Entomology; and that of Tragopan is in every way objectionable" (Swainson 1837).  Var. Ceryornis, Cereornis.

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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).