(syn. Falco Ϯ Eurasian Hobby F. subbuteo) Gr. ὑποτριορχης hupotriorkhēs  hawk (latterly identified with the Eurasian Hobby)  < ὑπο hupo  somewhat; τριορχης triorkhēs  buzzard  < τρεις treis, τρια tria  three; ορχις orkhis  testicle (see Triorchis); "Hypotriorchis: F. subbuteo u. s. w." (Boie 1826).  Var. Hypotriorches.

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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 16 December 2018).