CULICICAPA

(Stenostiridae; Ϯ Grey-headed Canary-flycatcher C. ceylonensis) L. culex, culicis  gnat; capere  to seize; "338. CULICICAPA CINEREOCAPILLA (Vieill.); Sw. Zool. Ill. pl. 13.  Szechuen province, in the gorges of the Yangtsze river.  The former generic name of this species (Cryptolopha) having been preoccupied, I propose to apply to it the above term." (Swinhoe 1871).
Synon. Empidothera, Myialestes, Xantholestes.

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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).