Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology
Mod. L. rufipennis red-winged, red-feathered < L. rufus red, rufous;
-pennis -winged < penna feather.
● ex “Roupenne” of Levaillant 1801, pll. 83-84 < French homophone roux red; penne large feather (syn. Onychognathus morio).
L. subrufus reddish < sub somewhat; rufus rufous; pennis winged < penna feather.