Ripidicala

(syn. Rhipidura Ϯ New Zealand Fantail R. fuliginosa) Gr. ῥιπις rhipis, ῥιπιδος rhipidos  fan; καλος kalos  beauty; "Mein Genus Ripidicala (ριπισ  Fächer) begreift die Muscicapa flabellifera, javanica, phoenicura Kuhl, euryura Kuhl, perlata m. Sumatra, leucogaster Cuvier Mus. Pari. pondericiana (Mus. Longier) cochinchin. Latham und noch mehrere andere." (Boie 1832) (OD per Björn Bergenholtz); "Ripidicala Boie, 1832, Neues Staatsbürgerliches Magazin (Schleswig), 1, p. 489. Type, by subsequent designation (Mathews, 1913, List Birds Australia, p. 184), Muscicapa flabellifera Gmelin [= Muscicapa fuliginosa Sparrman]." (Mayr in Peters 1986, XI, 530).   Var. Rhipidala.

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 23 January 2019).