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Category:Hylocitreidae - BirdForum Opus

Family: Hylocitreidae


This family contains only one species, the Hylocitrea from Sulawesi.
It differs from other Whistlers in colour pattern, a more rounded wing and considerably reduced rictal bristles.


This family contains a single genus with a single species. It belongs to the Passeriformes.
It has been placed in the familiy Pachycephalidae in the past.

Family Hylocitreidae viewedit

Genus Hylocitrea viewedit
H. bonensis Hylocitrea


  1. Del Hoyo, J, A Elliott, and D Christie, eds. 2007. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 12: Picathartes to Tits and Chickadees. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions. ISBN 978-8496553422

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