(syn. Actinodura Ϯ Hoary-throated Barwing A. nipalensis) Genus Ixos Temminck, 1825, bulbul; Gr. ωψ ōps, ωπος ōpos  countenance; "Genus Garrulax, Lesson; Crateropus, Swainson; Ianthocincla, Gould; Cinclosoma (in part), Vigors, Hodgson.  During the short time that has elapsed since I published a synopsis of the species of this genus then known to us, the Society's Museum  has been greatly enriched by a splendid donation from Mr. Hodgson, which comprised most of the species described by that naturalist, and brought the number of these in the Society's collection to fifteen, exclusive of Nipalensis, which Mr. Hodgson has since classed in his genus Alcopus (olim Sibia), vide J. A. S. VIII, 38, but now founds upon it his genus Ixops." (Blyth 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 20 January 2019).