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Late L. humeralis  of the shoulders  < L. umerus  shoulders.
● ex “Perruche Banks” of Levaillant 1801 (syn. Lathamus discolor).
● ex “Fringilla humeralis” of Lichtenstein MS (Peucaea).
● ex “Waalia Pigeon” of Bruce 1790 (syn. Treron waalia).


Gr. ψευδος pseudos false; specific name Ptilonopus humeralis Wallace, 1862 (= subsp. Ptilinopus iozonus) (subsp. Ptilinopus iozonus).