(syn. Locustella Ϯ Grasshopper Warbler L. naevia) No expl. (Brookes 1830, Mus. Brookesianum, 95: "Grasshopper Warbler (Dilara Locustella)"). Gr. δι- di- double; λαρος laros pleasant, sweet (cf. Gr. διλαξ dilax, διλαρια dilaria word of unknown meaning listed by Hesychius).

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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).