(syn. Pachycephala Ϯ Grey Whistler P. simplex) Portmanteau of genera Muscitrea Blyth, 1847, whistler, and Hyloterpe Cabanis, 1847, whistler; "CCCXIII. Genus MUSCITREA.   Muscitrea Blyth, Journ. As. Soc. Bengal, Bol. XVI., pt. I., p. 121, Feb. 1847. Type (by monotypy): Tephrodornis grisola Blyth.   Hyloterpe Bonaparte, Consp. Gen. Av., Vol. I., pt. I., p. 329, June 1850. Type (by monotypy)  ...  Pachycephala orpheus Jardine.    Musciterpe. Gen. Nov. Type Pachycephala simplex Gould" (Mathews 1923).

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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 19 January 2019).