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Achaetops

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EtymologyEdit

From ad- (similar to, like) + Chaetops (rockjumpers), from Ancient Greek χαίτη (khaítē, hair) + ὄψ (óps, eye, face).

Proper nounEdit

Achaetops m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Macrosphenidae – the rockrunner, of southern Africa.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Gill, F. and Wright, M. (2006) Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276