Nelicurvius

(syn. Ploceus Ϯ Nelicourvi Weaver P. nelicourvi) Specific name Parvus (sic) nelicourvi Scopoli, 1786; "*942. Nelicurvius, Bp. (Ploceus, p. Gr.)  Africa.  1.    LOXIA pensilis, Gm. (nelicourvi, Scopoli. - Ploceus nelicourvi. Gr.) Sonnini, Voy. Ind. t. 17.  ex Madag." (Bonaparte 1851); "Nelicurvius Bonaparte, 1851, Consp. Gen. Av., 1 (1850), p. 439. Type, by monotypy, Loxia pensilis Gemelin = Parvus [sic] nelicourvi Scopoli." (Moreau in Peters 1962, XV, 32).   Var. Nelicurvus.

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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 24 January 2019).