Trachelia

(syn. Glareola Ϯ Collared Pratincole G. pratincola) Gr. τραχηλια trakhēlia  gristle and meat scraps of the neck  < τραχηλος trakhēlos  neck; "TRACHELIA.  KRAM. EL. p. 381.  Pratincola.  ...  161. TRACHELIA PRATINCOLA.  ...  Statura Turdi Merulæ. Rostrum nigrum. Mandibula inferior fere recta, brevior, basi rubra. Rectrices albæ, sub apice fuscæ. Remiges primæ nigræ. Digitus medius duplo longior lateralibus.  Variat collo rufo." (Scopoli 1769).

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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 18 December 2018).