(syn. Cutia Ϯ Nepal Cutia C. nipalensis) Gr. ἑτερος heteros  different; ορνις ornis, ορνιθος ornithos  bird; "Heterornis (ετερος et ορνις)  Cutia" (Hodgson 1841) (see Alcopus).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 21 January 2019).