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Category:Psittiparus - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Psittiparus


This genus contains four parrotbills with little graduated tails (almost equal in length to the wing) and relatively well-structured songs.


Psittiparus is a genus in the Family Paradoxornithidae.
It was formerly placed in Sylviidae.
This genus was formerly merged with Paradoxornis

Genus Psittiparus viewedit
P. gularis Grey-headed Parrotbill
P. margaritae Black-headed Parrotbill
P. ruficeps White-breasted Parrotbill
P. bakeri Rufous-headed Parrotbill


  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
  2. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2013. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.8., with updates to August 2013. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  3. Penhallurick J and Robson C. 2009. The generic taxonomy of parrotbills (Aves, Timaliidae). Forktail 25: 137 - 141.

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Pages in category ‘Psittiparus’

The following 4 pages are in this category, out of 4 total.