aurantius E.L. Layard, 18673vLesotho, SE South Africa
EUPETES Temminck, 1831 M - Eupetes macrocerus Temminck, 1831; type by original designation 4
macrocerus Temminck, 18315αvThai-Malay Pen., Sumatra, N Natuna Is.
borneensis Robinson & Kloss, 1921vBorneo
1 For newly revealed relationships between the three genera included here see Jønsson et al. (2007) [Jønsson, 2007 #6663]. The name Eupetidae Bonaparte, 1850, has many years precedence over Picathartidae Lowe, 1938.
2 Sometimes treated as two species following Clancey (1980) [Clancey, 1980 #909]; but re-united by Fry (2000) [Fry, 2000 #1631].
3 Treated as a separate species by Collar & Robson (2007) [Collar, 2007 #12226].
4 For final removal of this species and its genus from the babbler assemblage see Jønsson et al. (2007) [Jønsson, 2007 #6663].
5 In this instance an inappropriate, but validly formed, original spelling is retained; see Art. 18 in the Code (I.C.Z.N., 1999) [I.C.Z.N., 1999 #2059].