White-eyed Foliage-gleaner / Automolus leucophthalmus

White-eyed Foliage-gleaner / Automolus leucophthalmus

White-eyed Foliage-gleaner

SCI Name:  Automolus leucophthalmus
Protonym:  Anabates leucophthalmus ReiseBrasil. 2 p.141
Category:  Passeriformes / Furnariidae /
Taxonomy Code:  wefgle1
Type Locality:  Rio do Cachoeira, Baia, Brazil.
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Publish Year:  1821
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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.

leucophtalmos / leucophthalma / leucophthalmos / leucophthalmum / leucophthalmus
Gr. λευκος leukos  white; οφθαλμος ophthalmos eye (cf. λευκοφθαλμος leukophthalmos  white-eye, type of gem). 

SUBSPECIES

White-eyed Foliage-gleaner (leucophthalmus)
SCI Name: Automolus leucophthalmus leucophthalmus
leucophtalmos / leucophthalma / leucophthalmos / leucophthalmum / leucophthalmus
Gr. λευκος leukos  white; οφθαλμος ophthalmos eye (cf. λευκοφθαλμος leukophthalmos  white-eye, type of gem). 

White-eyed Foliage-gleaner (sulphurascens)
SCI Name: Automolus leucophthalmus sulphurascens
sulphurascens
Mod. L. sulphurascens, sulphurascentis  somewhat sulphurous  < L. sulphur, sulphuris  sulphur, brimstone.