Chibia

(syn. Dicrurus Ϯ Hair-crested Drongo D. hottentottus) Nepalese names Chibey or Chibya for the Hair-crested Drongo; "Genus edolius? Genus? Subgenus? Chibia nobis.  Bhring-raj* of the Hindoos. Chibya of the mountaineers (generice).  1st Species, new.  Casia nobis (Késya, quasi comatus, of Nepal).  ...  2nd Species, new  Malabaroïdes nobis. Calgia (quasi cristatus) of Nepal." (Hodgson 1836); "Chibia Hodgson, 1836, India Rev., 1, p. 324. Type, by subsequent designation, Edolius barbatus J. E. Gray = Corvus hottentottus Linnaeus (G. R. Gray, 1841, List Gen. Birds, ed. 2, p. 47)." (Vaurie in Peters 1962, XV, 138) (see Bhringa and Cometes).

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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 15 December 2018).