PIPRAEIDEA

(Thraupidae; Ϯ Fawn-breasted Tanager P. melanonota) Genus Pipra Linnaeus, 1764, manakin; Gr. ειδος eidos  form, likeness; "Family Pipridæ.  PIPRAEIDEA.  Rostrum ut in genere Pipra. Alæ elongatæ, remigibus 1ma, 2da et 3tia fere æqualibus, longissimis.  Cauda mediocris, fere æqualis.  Pedes breves, subfortes; digito exteriore medio ad basin conjuncto: tarsorum squamis anterioribus divisis, lateralibus integris.  ... Type. P. cyanea.  ...  Habitat in Brasilia." (Swainson 1827); "Pipraeidea Swainson, 1827, Zool. Journ., 3, p. 173. Type, by monotypy, Pipraeidea cyanea Swainson = Tanagra melanonota Vieillot." (Storer in Peters 1970, XIII, 339).
Var. Piproidea, Pipridea, Pipracidea, Pipraeida, Piproeidea.
Synon. Rauenia, Remsenornis.

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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 15 December 2018).