Genus PTEROCLES

Pterocles Temm., Pig. et Gall., vol. iii, p. 712, 1815. Type by sub- desig., Gray, 1840, Tetrao alchata Linn.

Oenas Vieillot, Anal. nouv. Orn., p. 52, 1816. Type by sub. desig., Gray, 1840, Tetrao alchata Linn. Not Oenas Latreille, 1802.

Pteroclurus Bonaparte, Comptes Rendus Acad. Sci. Paris, vol. xiii, p. 880, 1856, ex Ann. Nat. Sci. Paris, ser. 4, i, p. 147, 1854, nom. nud. Type by orig, desig., Tetrao alchata Linn.

Terogocys Heine & Reich., Nomencl. Mus. Hein., 1890; new name for Pteroclurus Bonaparte.

Eremialector W. L. Sclater, Bull B. O. C, vol. xiii, p. 73, Feb. 1922. Type by orig, desig., Tetrao orientalis Linn.

Calopterocles Roberts, Ann. Transvaal Museum, vol. viii, p. 195, Oct. 1922. Type by orig, desig., Tetrao variegatus Burchell = Pt. burchelli Sclater.

Nyctiperdix id., ibid., p. 196. Type by orig, desig., Pterocles bicinctus Temm.

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 PTEROCLES
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
444
M_ID: 
4769
M_SN: 
Pterocles
Volume: 
Vol. 7
Term name: 
id: 
8353

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