Phaleris

(syn. Cyclorrhynchus Ϯ Parakeet Auklet C. psittacula) L. phaleris, phaleridis  unidentified waterbird, probably the coot  < Gr. φαληρις phalēris, φαληριδος phalēridos  unidentified waterbird, probably the coot  < φαλος phalos  white; "STARIQUE, Phaleris. (Temm.)  ...  Esp. (Alca psittacula adulte, et tetracula jeune.) - (Cristatella adulte, et pygmea jeune.) les deux espèces connues du genre" (Temminck 1820).

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Recommended citation
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 17 December 2018).