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ONYCHORHYNCHUS

(Tityridae; Ϯ Amazonian Royal Flycatcher O. coronatus) Gr. ονυξ onux, ονυχος onukhos  nail; ῥυγχος rhunkhos  bill; "[tabula 1 Aves] VI. 3.R[ostrum]. rectum et depressum.   18.   70. Todier. Todus. L.   71. Platyrhynchus. Desm.   72. Onychorhynchus. Fr.  ...  [tabula comp. avium] R[ostrum]. capite, transverse cristato, longius, unguiculatum.  ...  ONYCHORHYNCHUS. Fr." (Fischer von Waldheim 1810); "Onychorhynchus Fischer von Waldheim, 1810, Descr. Obj. Rares Mus. Hist. Nat. Univ. Imp. Moscou, 1, p. 1, pl. Type, by monotypy, Todus regius Linn. Gmel. = Muscicapa coronata Müller." (Traylor in Peters 1979, VIII, 113).
Var. Onyrhynchus, Onichorhynchus.
Synon. Megalophus, Muscivora.