(Psittacidae; Ϯ Varied Lorikeet P. versicolor) Specific name Psittacus euteles Temminck, 1835; "75. PSITTEUTELES, Bp. — 304. Versicolor, Vig. — 305. Iris, Temm. — 306. Euteles, Temm. — 307. Placens, Temm." (Bonaparte 1854); "Psitteuteles Bonaparte, Rev. et Mag. Zool. (2), 6, 1854, p. 157. Type, by subsequent designation, Psittacus versicolor Vigors, i.e. Trichoglossus versicolor Lear. (G. R. Gray, Cat. Gen. Subgen. Bds., 1855, p. 88.)" (Peters 1937, III, 151).
Synon. Ptilosclera.

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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 on 10 December 2018).