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Category:Acanthisittidae - BirdForum Opus

Family: Acanthisittidae


New Zealand wrens.


This family's taxonomic position is unclear. They may be the most primitive of the oscines, or a separate group basal to both the oscines and suboscines.

Family Acanthisittidae viewedit

Genus Traversia viewedit
Skull t.png T. lyalli
Stephens Island Wren Skull t.png

Genus Acanthisitta viewedit
A. chloris Rifleman

Genus Xenicus viewedit
Skull t.png X. longipes
Bush Wren Skull t.png
X. gilviventris South Island Wren


This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.