ecaudata / ecaudatum / ecaudatus / ecaudotus

Mod. L. ecaudatus  tail-less, lacking a tail  < L. ex-  lacking, not; -caudatus  -tailed  < cauda  tail.
● ex “Bateleur” of Levaillant 1796, pl. 7 (Terathopius).
● ex “Dusky Rail” of Latham 1785 (syn. Zapornia sandwichensis).

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Recommended citation
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).