CRYPSIRINA

(Corvidae; Ϯ Racquet-tailed Treepie C. temia) Gr κρυπτω kruptō  to conceal; ῥις rhis, ῥινος rhinos  nostrils; "96. TEMIA, Crypsirina.  Corvus, Lath.  Bec médiocre, garni à la base de plumes veloutées, un peu comprimé par les côtés, convexe en dessus, fléchi en arc, entaillé vers le bout. — Queue très-longue, étagée. — Narines invisibles.    Esp. Corvus Varians, Lath.   ...   Crypsirina [κρυπτω, occultoῥιν, naris]." (Vieillot 1816); "Crypsirina Vieillot, 1816, Analyse, p. 36. Type, by monotypy, Corvus varians Latham = Corvus temia Daudin." (Vaurie in Peters 1962, XV, 249).
Var. Cripsirina, Crypsirrhina, Crypsirhina, Cypsirhina.
Synon. Aegyps, Cryptorhina, Phrenotrix, Temia.

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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 19 January 2019).