(syn. Cinclosoma Ϯ Cinnamon Quailthrush C. cinnamomeum) Capt. Samuel Albert White (1870-1954) Australian Army, explorer, ornithologist; "784. SAMUELA, gen. nov.  Differs from Cinclosoma in its weaker bill, legs and feet and in its differently shaped tail and wing; the tail is comparatively short and rounded, not long and fan-shaped; the wing has the second primary almost equal to the succeeding three which are longest and subequal and longer than the sixth; in Cinclosoma the second primary is noticeably shorter than the third and also shorter than the sixth while the first primary is proportionately longer in that genus.  Type, Cinclosoma cinnamomeum Gould." (Mathews 1912).   Var. Samnela.

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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 on 22 January 2019).