Yellow-browed Shrike-Vireo / Vireolanius eximius

Yellow-browed Shrike-Vireo / Vireolanius eximius

Yellow-browed Shrike-Vireo

SCI Name:  Vireolanius eximius
Protonym:  Vireolanius eximius Rev.Am.Birds 1 p.398
Category:  Passeriformes / Vireonidae /
Taxonomy Code:  ybsvir1
Type Locality:  'Bogota,'' Colombia.
Author:  
Publish Year:  1866
IUCN Status:  

DEFINITIONS

VIREOLANIUS
(Vireonidae; Ϯ Chestnut-sided Shrike-vireo V. melitophrys) Compound of genera Vireo Vieillot, 1808, vireo, and Lanius Linnaeus, 1758, shrike; "Plumage loose-webbed, silky ...  Bill rather stout, hooked" (Van Tyne & Berger 1965); "*710. Vireolanius, Dubus. (Cycloris, p. Caban.)   Mexico.  1.   *V. melitophrys, Dubus. (Lanius chrysophrys, Licht.) Esq. Orn. 1850. t. 26. Mus. Brux. ex Berol.  ex Mexic." (Bonaparte 1850); "Vireolanius Bonaparte (ex Du Bus MS), 1851?, Consp. Avium, 1 (1850), p. 330. Type, by monotypy, Vireolanius melitophrys Bonaparte." (Blake in Peters 1968, XIV, 108). 
Synon. Smaragdolanius.

eximium / eximius
L. eximius  select, distinguished  < eximere  to take away  < emere  to purchase.

SUBSPECIES

Yellow-browed Shrike-Vireo (mutabilis)
SCI Name: Vireolanius eximius mutabilis
mutabilis
L. mutabilis changeable, mutable < mutare to change.

Yellow-browed Shrike-Vireo (eximius)
SCI Name: Vireolanius eximius eximius
eximium / eximius
L. eximius  select, distinguished  < eximere  to take away  < emere  to purchase.