Onychorhynchus

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Tyranni
Infraordo: Tyrannides
Parvordo: Tyrannida
Familia: Tyrannidae
Genus: Onychorhynchus
Species: O. coronatus - O. occidentalis

Name

Onychorhynchus Fischer von Waldheim, 1810

Reference

Descr. Obj. Rares. Mus. Hist. Nat. Univ. Imp. Moscou 1 p.1 pl.

The Royal Flycatchers are birds in the genus Onychorhynchus in the tyrant flycatcher family. Depending on authority, it includes a single widespread, or four more localized species. The specific epithet of the type species, coronatus, and the common name of all the species in this genus, Royal Flycatcher, refer to the striking, colourful crest, which is seen displayed very rarely, except during bird banding sessions.
Species

Royal Flycatcher (Onychorhynchus coronatus).
Amazonian Royal Flycatcher (Onychorhynchus (coronatus) coronatus).
Northern Royal Flycatcher (Onychorhynchus (coronatus) mexicanus).
Pacific Royal Flycatcher (Onychorhynchus (coronatus) occidentalis).
Atlantic Royal Flycatcher (Onychorhynchus (coronatus) swainsoni).

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