Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology
(Pipridae; Ϯ Scarlet-horned Manakin C.cornuta) Gr. κερας keras, κερατος keratos horn; genus Pipra Linnaeus, 1764, manakin; "69. CERATOPIPRA, Bp. -- 152. cornuta, Spix" (Bonaparte 1854); "The rear crown-feathers are elongated and protrude from the line of the head, forming two tufts that project either side of the head and curve slightly upward" (Kirwan & Green 2011).
Var. Ceratopipo (Mod. L. pipo manakin).