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Paludicola

(syn. Hydrornis Ϯ Blue-naped Pitta H. nipalensis) L. paludicola   marsh-dweller  < palus, paludis  swamp; -cola  -dweller  < colere  to inhabit; "Paludicola, nobis.  Syimya of the Nipalese,  ,,,  They feed principally in swamps and rills, upon the hard insects proper to such sites.  ...  Species new. Paludicola Nipalensis, nobis." (Hodgson 1837).

paludicola

L. paludicola  marsh-dweller  < palus, paludis  swamp; -cola  dweller  < colere  to inhabit.
● ex “Hirondelle des Marais” or “Brunette” of Levaillant 1807, pl. 246, fig. 2 (Riparia).