(syn. Turdoides Ϯ Rufous Babbler T. subrufa) Edgar Leopold Layard (1824-1900) English diplomat, civil servant, naturalist; "4. LAYARDIA, nobis.  Type, L. SUBRUFA (v. Timalia subrufa, Jerdon,  v. T. pœcilorhyncha, Lafresnaye). A second species would seem to exist in the Crateropus rubiginosus, Rüppell, of Schoa" (Blyth 1855).

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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 on 11 December 2018).