(syn. Chloephaga Ϯ Kelp Goose C. hybrida) Gr. ταινιδιον tainidion  strip of linen, small ribbon  < dim. ταινια tainia  band; εσθης esthēs  dress, clothes; "b. *Taenidiestes Rchb. antarctica (Anas - L. Gm.) R.  Ic. Av. t. 98. ic. 397.  ib. 946-949.  t. 99. ic. 2355-56.  t. 101. ic. 414-415" (Reichenbach 1852).   Var. Taenidiesthes.

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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 20 January 2019).