Brown-rumped Minivet / Pericrocotus cantonensis

Brown-rumped Minivet / Pericrocotus cantonensis

Brown-rumped Minivet

SCI Name:  Pericrocotus cantonensis
Protonym:  Pericrocotus cantonensis Ibis p.42
Category:  Passeriformes / Campephagidae /
Taxonomy Code:  brrmin1
Type Locality:  Canton, China.
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Publish Year:  1861
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DEFINITIONS

PERICROCOTUS
(Campephagidae; Ϯ Sunda Minivet P. miniatus) Gr. περι peri  very, all around; κροκωτος krokōtos  golden-yellow  < κροκος krokos  saffron; "VI. Fam. Sylviadae Vigors.   ...   Pericrocotus: Musc. miniata Tem. col. 156  u. s. w." (Boie 1826); "Pericrocotus Boie, 1826, Isis von Oken, 2, (10), col. 972. Type, by original designation [?] and monotypy, Muscicapa miniata Temminck." (Deignan in Peters 1960, IX, 207).
Var. Perierocotus, Pericrodotus.
Synon. Acis, Motacilloides, Phoenicornis.

cantonensis
Canton (= Guangzhou), China.