(syn. Anthochaera Ϯ Yellow Wattlebird A. paradoxa) Robert Dyott (fl. 1913) Australian field ornithologist; Gr. ορνις ornis, ορνιθος ornithos  bird; "1,298.  DYOTTORNIS, gen. nov.  Differs from Anthochæra Vigors and Horsfield, Type A. mellivora (= Merops chrysopterus Latham), in its longer bill, much stronger feet, longer wing and very long fan-shaped tail, and the presence of long pendulous wattles.  Type, Corvus paradoxus Daudin." (Mathews 1912).

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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 13 December 2018).