(syn. Synoicus Ϯ Blue-breasted Quail S. chinensis) Specific name Coturnix excalfactoria Temminck, 1815 (= syn. Synoicus chinensis); "91. Excalfactoria, Bp.   288. chinensis, L. (philippensis, Br.  manillensis, Gm.  excalfactoria, Temm.  flavipes, Blyth)   289. adansoni, Verr.   290. novæ-guineæ, Gm. (Oriolus coturnix, Scop.)" (Bonaparte 1856); "Excalfactoria Bonaparte, Compt. Rend. Acad. Sci. Paris, 42, 1856, p. 881. Type, by tautonymy, Tetrao chinensis Linné [Coturnix excalfactoria Temminck in synonymy]." (Peters 1934, II, 95).   Var. Excalphatoria.

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