Pronunciation of "Gerygone"

To: Huw Rowlands <>
Subject: Pronunciation of "Gerygone"
From: Evan Beaver <>
Date: Fri, 24 Jan 2014 10:34:09 +1100
I've always been taught JEH-RIG-OH-NEE

On 24 January 2014 10:32, Huw Rowlands <> wrote:

I was happy to some White-throated Gerygone at Tidbinbilla the other
week, but I have no idea how to pronounce "gerygone".  It was the
subject of much discussion between my girlfriend and me.

Can anybody enlighten me, please?


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Evan Beaver
Kambah, ACT
lat=-35.38, lon=149.04
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