Brown-rumped Foliage-gleaner / Automolus melanopezus

Brown-rumped Foliage-gleaner / Automolus melanopezus

Brown-rumped Foliage-gleaner

SCI Name:  Automolus melanopezus
Protonym:  Anabates melanopezus Proc.Zool.Soc.London Pt26 no.350 p.61
Category:  Passeriformes / Furnariidae /
Taxonomy Code:  brfgle1
Type Locality:  Rio Napo, Ecuador.
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Publish Year:  1858
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DEFINITIONS

AUTOMOLUS
(Furnariidae; Ϯ White-eyed Foliage-gleaner A. leucophthalmus sulphurascens) Gr. αυτομολος automolos  deserter, defector  < αυτομολεω automoleō  to desert; "*XCIII. Automolus RCHB. Nat. Syst. d. Vögel t. suppl.   ...   Die Gattung ist vielleicht eine Repräsentatin der Malacocercus. — Aυτομολος, ein Ueberläufer.   *392. A. sulfurascens (Sphenura sulphurascens LICHTST. Verz. 41. 457.) RCHB. t. DXXVI. 3633."  (Reichenbach 1853); "Automolus Reichenbach, Handb. spec. Orn., cont. x, 1853, Scansoriae A. Sittinae, p. 146, 173. Type, by monotypy, Sphenura sulphurascens Lichtenstein." (Peters, 1951, VII, p. 133) (see Homorus).   
Synon. Automoliana, Cryptomolus, Eusphenura, Hyloctistes, Ipoborus.

melanopezus
Gr. μελας melas, μελανος melanos  black; πεζα peza  foot.