Genus ALCEMEROPS

Alcemerops Is. Geoff. St. Hilaire, Nouv. Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris, vol. i, 1832, p. 395, Aug. 1833. Type by orig, desig., Merops amictus Temm. & Laug.

Nyctyornis Jardine & Selby, Illustr. Orn., vol. ii, App., Dee. 1830, ex Swainson MS. Type by sub. desig., Gray, 1840, Merops amictus Temm. & Laug.

Nyctiornis Swainson, Zool. Illustr., ser. 2, vol. ii, pi. 56, 1831, same type ; not Nyctornis Nitzsch, Obs. de Av., 1829.

Nyctinomus Swainson, Zool. Illustr., ser. 2, vol. ii, pl. 56, 1831, same type ; not Nyctinomus Geoffroy.

Bucia Hodgs., J. A. S. B., vol. v, p. 360, June 1836. Type by mon., Bucia nipalensis Hodgs. = M. athertoni Jardine & Selby.

Napophila Hodgs,, J, A. S. B., vol. x, p. 29, June 1841; new name for Bucia Hodgs.

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 ALCEMEROPS
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
348
M_ID: 
9464
M_SN: 
Nyctyornis
Volume: 
Vol. 7
Term name: 
id: 
7777

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