(syn. Philemon Ϯ Little Friarbird P. citreogularis) Gr. μικρος mikros little; genus Philemon Vieillot, 1816, friarbird; "1,319. MICROPHILEMON, gen. nov.  Differs from Philemon in its shorter weaker bill and weaker legs and feet, and shorter wings and tail.  Type, Buphaga orientalis Latham (= Tropidorhynchus citreogularis Gould." (Mathews 1912).

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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 23 January 2019).