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Category:Platysmurus - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Platysmurus


This genus contains only one species, the Black Magpie from southeast Asia.
This species is considerd an early Treepie, more heavily built and with a proportionately shorter tail.


Platysmurus is a monotypic genus in the Family Corvidae.

Genus Platysmurus viewedit
P. leucopterus Black Magpie


  1. Clements, JF. 2009. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2009. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019.
  2. Del Hoyo, J, A Elliott, and D Christie, eds. 2009. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 14: Bush-shrikes to Old World Sparrows. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions. ISBN 978-8496553507

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