Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology
(Furnariidae: Ϯ White-bellied Spinetail M. propinqua) Juan Mazar Barnett (1975-2012) Argentinian ornithologist; "Mazaria, genus novum. Type species: S. propinqua Pelzeln 1859. ... I dedicate this new genus to my colleague and friend Juan Mazar Barnett, in recognition to his multiple talents, candid spirit, and comradeship. He left us too early and Neotropical ornithology will not be the same without him" (Claramunt 2014).