Trichocichla

(syn. Megalurulus Ϯ Long-legged Thicketbird M. rufus) Gr. θριξ thrix, τριχος trikhos  hair; κιχλη kikhlē  thrush; "Trichocichla Rchw. n.g. Timeliinarum.   Rostrum elongatum, basi depressum, apice compressum, ante apicem crena praeditum, vibrissis rictus duabus brevibus.  Uropygium valde plumosum.  Alae rotundatae, remigibus IV-V sive IV-VI aequalibus, longissimis, tertia sextae s. septimae aequali secunda novae s. decimae aequali, prima dimidium longissimae parum superante, rem. secondariis quam primariis paulo brevioribus.  Cauda valde gradata, rectricibus XII, extimis mediarum dimidium parum superantibus.  Pedes validi, tarso lamina cornea continua vestito.   Typus: Trichocichla rufa Rchw. n. sp." (Reichenow 1890).

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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 19 January 2019).