(syn. Falco Ϯ Peregrine Falcon F. peregrinus) Gr. ῥυγχος rhunkhos  bill; οδων odōn, οδοντος odontos  tooth; "Species, in quibus illud arteriae carotidis duplum vulgare ipse reperi, hae sunt:  1. ex Accipitrinis:  ...  Rhynchodon (Falco auctt.) peregrinus, Subbuteo, Aesalon, Tinnunculus,"  (Nitzsch 1829); "Rhynchodon Nitzsch, Obs. Avium Art. Carot. Comm., 1829, p. 20. Type, by subsequent designation, Falco peregrinus Tunstall (A. O. U. Committee, 1886." (Peters 1931, 1, 287).

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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 13 December 2018).