Genus MEGAPODIUS

Megapodius Gaimard, Bull. Gen. Nouv. Sci., vol. ii, p. 450, 1825. Type by orig. desig., M. freycinet Gaimard.

Alecthelia Lesson, Bull. Sci. Nat., vol. viii, p. 115, 1826. Type by mon., A. urvillii Less. = M. freycinet Gaimard.

Amelous Gloger, Hand- u. Hilfsb., p. 375, 1841; new name for Alecthelia Less.

Megathelia Mathews, Austral Av. Rec., vol. ii, p. 112, 1914. Type by orig, desig., Megapodius tumulus Gould.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.7 1930.
Title in Book: 
Genus MEGAPODIUS
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
471
M_ID: 
613
M_SN: 
Megapodius
Volume: 
Vol. 7
Term name: 
id: 
8529

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