Hylacola

(syn. Calamanthus Ϯ Chestnut-rumped Heathwren C. pyrrhopygius) Gr. ὑλη hulē  woodland, forest; L. -cola  dweller  < colere  to dwell; "Mr. Gould then mentioned, that having obtained another species of the same form as the Acanthiza pyrrhopygia of Messrs. Vigors and Horsfield, which latter differs considerably from the other members of that group, he proposed to form the two birds into a new genus, under the name of Hylacola, with the following characters: -- Genus HYLACOLA.  Gen. Char.-- Rostrum capite brevius, compressum, ad basin æque altum atque latum; culmen gradatim ad apicem mandibulæ superioris declive; apex leviter emarginatus; rictus vibrissis raris instructus. Nares basales, oblongæ, magis grandes, et operculo tectæ. Alæ breves, admodum rotundatæ concavæ; primariæ prima, secunda et tertia, longitudine dissimili, quarta, quinta, et sexta coæquales, et longissimæ. Cauda magis elongata, et rotundata. Tarsi mediocres. Digiti magis elongati; externi coæquales.   Typus, Acanthiza pyrrhopygia, Vig. and Horsf.    HYLACOLA CAUTA  ...   Hab. Western Belts of the Murray in South Australia" (Gould 1843).

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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 16 January 2019).