Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology
(Thamnophilidae; Ϯ Banded Antbird D. cincta) Gr. δι- di- double < δις dis twice < δυο duo two; χροια khroia colour; ζωνη zōnē belt, girdle; "Dichrozona, genus novum Formicariidarum (δις = bis, χροια = color, ζωνη = zona) ... Similar in structure to Myrmotherula SCL., but bill longer, with straighter gonys and decided gonydeal angle, tail relatively shorter, with much narrower and softer feathers, a broad white band across the lower back, and the two wing-bands underlaid by similar bands on sub-basal portion of secondaries and greater coverts. Type, D. zononota, sp. nov." (Ridgway 1888).