(syn. Mulleripicus Ϯ Sooty Woodpecker M. funebris) Martin Hinrich Carl Lichtenstein (1780-1857) German ornithologist; genus Picus Linnaeus, 1758, woodpecker (cf. anagram of specific name Picus lichtensteini Wagler, 1827 (= syn. Mulleripicus funebris)); "3. HEMILOPHUS, Sw.   ...   b. Lichtensteinipicus, Bp.  —  16. modestus, Vig. (funebris, Valenc.)" (Bonaparte 1854); "Hemilophus b Lichtensteinipicus Bonaparte, Ateneo Italiano, 2, May, 1854, p. 122. (Consp. Vol. Zygodact., p. 7.) Type by monotypy, Picus modestus Vigors = Picus funebris Valenciennes." (Peters 1948, VI, 149).

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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 on 24 January 2019).