Perdicideus

(syn. Peliperdix Ϯ Forest Francolin P. lathami) Gr. περδικιδευς perdikideus  young partridge  < περδιξ perdix, περδικος perdikos  partridge; "Den Namen Peliperdix (!) Bp. ebenso schrecklich gebildet wie Scotopelia, Lichtensteinipicus, Cichlherminia, Cichloselys u. a. möchten wir lieber in Perdicideus Lathami umgeändert sehen" (Heine 1860).

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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 19 December 2018).