(syn. Leptasthenura Ϯ Araucaria Tit Spinetail L. setaria) Gr. δενδρον dendron  tree; φυλαξ phulax  watcher, sentinel  < φυλασσω phulassō  to keep watch; "DENDROPHYLAX genus nov.a   Bathmidura (not Bathmidurus CABANIS 1847) REICHENBACH, Handb. spez. Orn., Scansoriae, p. 163, 1853—type by subs. desig. (GRAY 1855) Synallaxis setaria TEMMINCK.   ...   a Dendrophylax genus nov.   Most nearly related to Leptasthenura, but bill much longer and slenderer, with strongly curved culmen; rectrices (12) much narrower and less pointed   ...   Type: Synallaxis setaria TEMMINCK." (Hellmayr 1925).

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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 15 December 2018).