Myiolestes

Gr. μυια muia, μυιας muias  fly; λη̣στης lēistēs  robber  < λῃστευω lēisteuō  to rob.
● (syn. Colluricincla Ϯ Little Shrike-thrush C. megarhyncha) "*763. Myiolestes, Müll. (Napothera, Temm. nec Boie.)  1. MUSCICAPA megarhyncha, Quoy et Gaim. (Napothera elaeoides, Mus. Lugd.) Astrol. Zool. t. 3. 1. ex N. Guinea.   *2. NAPOTHERA pyrrhonota, Temm. Mus. Lugd. ex Borneo.  ...  *3. M. pulverulentus, Müll. Mus. Lugd. ex N. Guinea.  ...  *4. M. phaionotus, Müll. Mus. Lugd. ex Banda.  ...  5. HYPOTHYMIS concreta, hujus Consp. p. 320. sp. 7.  Huc transferatur, cujus in locum substituatur, tanquam Cyornithis species sexta: MUSCICAPA hyacinthina, Temm." (Bonaparte 1850); "Myiolestes Bonaparte, 1851?, Consp. Av., 1 (1850), p. 358. Type, by subsequent designation (Salvadori, 1881, Orn. Papuasia Mol., 2, p. 208), Muscicapa megarhyncha Quoy and Gaimard (see Mayr, 1931, Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin, 17, p. 675)." (Mayr in Peters 1967, XII, 36).
● (syn. Hemipus Ϯ Black-winged Flycatcher-shrike H. hirundinaceus) "Gen. MYIOLESTES nov. gen. *) Fliegenwürger.  388.1.  M. obscurus Nob. - Muscicapa obscura Horsf. - Muscicapa hirundinacea Temm. Pl. col. 119.  ...  *)Von μυια, Fliege und λῃςτης, Räuber" (Cabanis 1853).

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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 www.hbw.com on 13 December 2018).