(syn. Lalage Ϯ Samoan Triller L. sharpei) Oskar R. Neumann (1867-1946) German ornithologist, collector; Gr. ορνις ornis, ορνιθος ornithos  bird. "Oscarornis gen. nov.  Differs from Lalage Boie in having a distinct bill, showing it to be the most primitive form.  Type: Lalage sharpei Rothschild." (Mathews 1928).

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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 12 December 2018).