GYMNOBUCCO

(Lybiidae; Ϯ Naked -faced Barbet G. calvus) Gr. γυμνος gumnos  bare, naked; genus Bucco Temminck, 1820, barbet  (see Bucco ●); "*274. Gymnobucco, Bp. (Bucco, p. Temm.)    Africa occid.  1.   * BUCCO calvus, Mus. Lugd. an Lafresn? (Megalaima calva? Gr.) ex Ashantea.  Long. 6-poll: fuliginoso-cinereus; capite cum genis implume: penicillis setarum rigidarum duobus rufescentium ad rostri latera, duobus hinc inde mandibulae, altero subtus antrorsum verso. Rostrum albidum." (Bonaparte 1850); "Gymnobucco Bonaparte, Consp. Av., 1, 1850, p. 141. Type, by monotypy, Bucco calvus Lafresnaye." (Peters 1948, VI, 41).
Synon. Gymnocranus, Heliobucco, Phalacrobucco.

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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 19 December 2018).