Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology

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LEPTOPOGON

(Tyrannidae; Ϯ Slaty-capped Flycatcher L. superciliaris) Gr. λεπτος leptos  thin, fine, slender; πωγων pōgōn, πωγωνος pōgōnos  beard; "Leptopogon Cab. 2)  Rostrum mediocre, vix latius quam altus, subrectum, apice deflexum parum emarginatum; nares laterales, oblongae. Vibrissae longae, tenues. Alae, cauda pedesque mediocres. Hoc genus transitum a Muscicapis ad Sylvias facit. Sunt aves parvae, habitu coloribusque Regulis similes.  Typus: Leptopogon superciliaris Tsch.  ... 2) λεπτος tenuis, πωγων barba." (Cabanis 1844).