White-throated Manakin / Corapipo gutturalis

White-throated Manakin / Corapipo gutturalis

White-throated Manakin

SCI Name:  Corapipo gutturalis
Protonym:  [Pipra] gutturalis Syst.Nat.ed.12 ed.12 p.340
Taxonomy:  Passeriformes / Pipridae /
Taxonomy Code:  whtman1
Type Locality:  in America; Cayenne proposed by Berlepsch, 1908, Novit. Zool., 15, p. 138.
Publish Year:  1766
IUCN Status:  


(Pipridae; Ϯ White-throated Manakin C. gutturalis) The second part of this epithet is from Mod. L. pipo  manakin, but, in the absence of an explanation by the author, any of the following derivations for the first part could be suitable: (1) κοραξ korax, κορακος korakos  raven (i.e. black).  (2) Gr. κορη korē  maiden, nymph, puppet (see Manacus).  (3) Gr. κορη korē  shining pupil of the eye ("COROPIPO  ...  Von κορη (Pupille d. h. glänzend schwarz) und πιπω πιπρα." (Cabanis & Heine 1859)); "CORAPIPO, Schiff. — 153. gutturalis, L. (perspicillata, Wagl. fæm.)" (Bonaparte 1854); "Corapipo Bonaparte, 1854, Ateneo Italiano, 2 (11), p. 316 (= Consp. Voluc. Anisod., p. 6). Type, by monotypy, Pipra gutturalis Linnaeus." (Snow in Peters, 1979, VIII, p. 264). 
Var. Coropipo.

Med. L. gutturalis  of the throat  < L. guttur, gutturis  throat.
● ex “Plastron Noir” of Levaillant 1801-1804, pl. 123 (syn. Apalis thoracica).
● ex “Manakin à gorge blanche” of Brisson 1760 (Corapipo).
● ex “Guttural Thrush” of Latham 1787 (syn. Pachycephala pectoralis).
● ex “Martinet à Gorge Blanche” of Levaillant 1807, pl. 243 (syn. Tachymarptis melba africana).
● ex “Merle à collier du cap de bonne Espérance” of d’Aubenton 1765-1781, pl. 272 (syn. Telophorus zeylonus).