Genus PODICEPS

Podiceps Latham, Gen. Synops. Birds, Suppl., vol. i, p. 294, 1789. Type by sub. design., Gray, Gen. Birds, p. 76, 1840. Colymbus cristatus Linn.

Dytes Kaup, Skizz. Entwick. Nat. Syst., p. 141, 1829. Type by mon., P. cornutus Gmelin.

Pedetaithya id., ibid., p. 44. Type by mon., P. subcristata Jacq.

Proctopus id., ibid., p. 49. Type by mon., P. auritus Lath.

Lophaithya id., ibid., p. 72. Type by mon., P. cristatus.

Poliocephalus Selby, Oat. Gen. Subgen. Types Birds, p. 47, 1840. Type by taut., Podiceps poliocephalus Jardine & Selby.

Tachybaptus Reichenbach, Nat. Syst. Vogel, p. 11, 1852-53. Type by orig, desig., Colymbus ruficollis Vroeg.

Otodytes id., ibid. Type by orig, desig., Podiceps nigricollis Brehm.

Dasyptilus Swainson, Classif. Birds, vol. ii, p. 369, 1837. Type by mon., P. poliocephalus Jardine & Selby. Not Dasyptilus Wagler, 1833.

Colymbetes Heine & Reichenow, Nomencl. Mus. Hein., p. 364,, 1890; new name for Poliocephalus Jardine & Selby; not Schellenburg, 1806.

Podicipes Ogilvie-Grant, Cat. Birds Brit. Mus., vol. xxvi, p. 502., 1898 ; emendation only.

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.8 1930.
Title in Book: 
Genus PODICEPS
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
590
M_ID: 
1995
M_SN: 
Podiceps
Volume: 
Vol. 8
Term name: 
id: 
9055

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