(syn. Nestor Ϯ Kea N. notabilis) Doreen Peall (b. 1901) in New South Wales, Australia 1934; "Doreenia, gen. nov.  Differs from Nestor Lesson in having the bill smooth, with no groove, thin, without a notch and not so curved. In Nestor the bill is deep through at the base and the point is well curved over.  The wing-formula: the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th primaries equal and longest, the 1st a little shorter.   Type, Nestor notabilis Gould." (Mathews 1930).

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Jobling, J. A. (2020). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2020). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 2 April 2020).