Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology

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aeneigularis

L. aeneus  of a bronze colour  < aes, aeris  bronze; Mod. L. gularis  -throated  < L. gula  throat.

albidigularis

L. albidus whitish  < albus  white; Mod. L. gularis -throated < L. gula throat.

albigulare / albigularis

L. albus  white; Mod. L. gularis  throated  < L. gula  throat.
● “Hellmayr proposed Automulus roraimae as a new name for Philydor albigularis Salvin and Godman on grounds that it was a homonym of Philydor albogularis Spix ... 1824 ... however under the International Rules albigularis and albogularis are different names” (Peters VII 1951); “Under the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature Art. 58 (8) these two names are homonymous variable spellings and under Arts. 57 and 59 (a) primary homonyms, so Hellmayr was correct and Vaurie was wrong” (Eisennann in Vaurie 1980) (syn. Automolus roraimae).

albogulare / albogularis

L. albus  white; Mod. L. gularis  throated, of the throat  < L. gula  throat.

atragularis

Original spelling of specific name Accentor atrogularis von Brandt, 1844.

atrigularis

L. ater black; Mod. L. gularis throated < L. gula throat.

atrogularis

L. ater black; Mod. L. gularis throated < L. gula throat.
● ex “Coliou Rayé à Gorge Noire” of Levaillant 1808, pl. 259 (syn. Colius striatus nigricollis).
● ex “Vanneau armé de Goa” of d’Aubenton 1765-1781, and Parra goensis J. Gmelin, 1789 (syn. Hoplopterus indicus).

aureigularis

L. aureus  golden  < aurum  gold; Mod. L. gularis  -throated  < L. gula  throat.

aurigularis

L. aurum gold; Mod. L. gularis -throated < L. gula throat.

badeigularis

L. badius chestnut-coloured; Mod. L. gularis throated < L. gula throat.

brunneigularis

Mod. L. brunneus  brown  < Med. L. brunius  brown; gularis  throated  < L. gula  throat.

caeruleigularis

L. caeruleus blue; Mod. L. gularis throated < L. gula throat.

caeruleogularis

L. caeruleus  blue; Mod. L. gularis  throated  < L. gula  throat.

canigularis

L. canus  grey; Mod. L. gularis  throated  < L. gula  throat.

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