Cyclorhynchus

(syn. Rhynchocyclus Ϯ Olivaceous Flatbill R. olivaceus) Gr. κυκλος kuklos  circle, shield; ῥυγχος rhunkhos  bill; "4* Pedes mediocres; rostrum latum, elliptico-dilatatum, valde depressum. Gnathidia humillima, sed basi verticalia.   Cyclorhynchus n.g.  Platyrh. olivaceus Desm.Tem. — Muscip. flaviventris Pr. Max, quae hujus est sectionis, interim eidem generi subjungi potest." (Sundevall 1836); "Cyclorhynchus Sundevall, 1836 (not Cyclorrhynchus Kaup, 1829), Kungl. Svenska Vet. Akad. Handl., 1835, p. 83. Type, by subsequent designation (G. R. Gray, 1840, List Genera Birds, p. 31), "C. olivaceus (Desmarest)" = Platyrhynchos olivaceus Temminck." (Traylor in Peters 1979, VIII, 97-98).
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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 10 December 2018).