Gr. κορυθαιξ koruthaix  with waving plumes, helmet-shaking  < κορυς korus, κορυθος koruthos  helmet; αισσω aissō  to move rapidly.
● ex “Touraco Louri” of Levaillant 1816, pl. 16 (Tauraco).

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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 on 14 December 2018).