Olrog’s Cinclodes / Cinclodes olrogi

Olrog\'s Cinclodes / Cinclodes olrogi

Olrog's Cinclodes

SCI Name:  Cinclodes olrogi
Protonym:  Cinclodes olrogi Acad.Nac.Cienc.CordobaMisc. no.61 p.4-8
Taxonomy:  Passeriformes / Furnariidae /
Taxonomy Code:  olrcin1
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Publish Year:  1979
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(Furnariidae; Ϯ Dark-bellied Cinclodes C. patagonicus) Genus Cinclus Bechstein, 1802, dipper  < Gr. κιγκλος kinklos  unknown waterside bird; -οιδης -oidēs  resembling; the Dark-bellied Cinclodes, originally described in the wagtail genus Motacilla, is now considered the ecological equivalent of the dippers Cinclidae; "Habitat in terra ignis ad mare  ...  et vermibus marinis victitans" (J. Gmelin 1789); "CINCLODES, n.  Furnarius, Less. Opetiorhynchus, (Temm.) Gould.  G.R. Gray. Uppucerthia, D'Orb. Motacilla, Gm.   C. Patagonicus, (Gm.) n. Mot. Gracula, Forst. Opet. rupestris, Kittl. Less. Tr. Orn., pl. 75, fig. 1. F. Lessonii, Dum. F. Chilensis, Less." (G. Gray 1840); "Cinclodes G. R. Gray, List Gen. Bds., 1840, p. 16. Type, by subsequent designation, Motacilla patagonica Gmelin (G. R. Gray, Cat. Gen. Subgen. Bds., 1855, p. 26)." (Peters, 1951, VII, p. 65).
Synon. Cillurus.

Claës Christian Olrog (1912–1985) Swedish ornithologist resident in Argentina 1948-1985 (subsp. Celeus lugubris, Cinclodes, subsp. Micrastur ruficollis, Pampaemberiza).