TYCHAEDON

(Muscicapidae; Ϯ Brown Scrub Robin T. signata) Gr. τυχη tukhē  chance, luck  < τευχω teukhō  to cause (cf. Gr. myth. Tyche, fortune personified); αηδων aēdōn, αηδονος aēdonos  nightingale, songstress  < αειδω aeidō  to sing; "Aëdonopsis 2 (BREHM) REY, Synon. Eur. Brutvögel und Gäste, 1872, p. 164. Emendation of Aëdonops L. Brehm.   ...   2 This preoccupies Aedonopsis Sharpe, 1883, which I now rename Tychaëdon (τυχη, a chance, luck + Aëdonαηδων, nightingale), type Cossypha signata Sundevall." (Richmond 1917) (see Aedonopsis ●).
Synon. Aedonopsis, Salsolicola.

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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).