Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology

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CORYTHOPIS

(Tyrannidae; Ϯ Southern Antpipit C. delalandi) Gr. κορυθων koruthōn, κορυθωνος koruthōnos  lark  < κορυς korus, κορυθος koruthos  helmet; ωψ ōps, ωπος ōpos  appearance (cf. -ωπις -ōpis  -faced); “Corythopis n.g.  Myoth. calcarata Pr. Max. 9)    9) In plerisqve similis Formicivoræ, at rostrum apice minus deflexum. Ungues sub-recti: posticus longitudine digiti. Color fere Anthi: pectore nigro-maculato.  Kωρυθωπις, Alaudæ speciem habens.” (Sundevall 1836). This genus was formerly placed in Conopophagidae.
Var. Corythopsis.
Synon. Hylocentrites.