(syn. Edolisoma Ϯ Ponapé Cicadabird E. insperatum) Part anagram of genus Edolisoma Jacquinot & Pucheran, 1853, cicadabird; "Lisomada gen. nov.  Differs from Edolisoma Pucheran, in having the sexes alike. The tail is also shorter in proportion to the wing measurement.  Type: Volvocivora inspirator Finsch." (Mathews 1928); "Lisomada Mathews, 1928, Novit. Zool., 34, p. 372. Type, by original designation, Volvocivora inspirator [sic] (= insperata) Finsch." (Peters 1960, IX, 169) (see Analisoma).

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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 23 January 2019).