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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Archosauromorpha
Cladus: Crurotarsi
Divisio: Archosauria
Subsectio: Ornithodira
Subtaxon: Dinosauromorpha
Cladus: Dinosauria
Ordo: Saurischia
Cladus: Theropoda
Cladus: Neotheropoda
Infraclassis: Aves
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Tyranni
Infraordo: Tyrannides
Parvordo: Tyrannida

Familia: Tyrannidae
Genus: Euscarthmus
Species: E. meloryphus – E. rufomarginatus
Name

Euscarthmus Wied-Neuwied, 1831

Typus: Euscarthmus meloryphus Wied-Neuwied, 1831

Synonyms

Lepturus Swainson, 1838​ Nat.Libr p. 179
Leptocercus Cabanis, 1845 FaunaPeruana(Tschudi) p. 164
Hapalocercus Cabanis, 1847 Arch.Naturgesch. p. 254

References

Wied-Neuwied, M. zu 1830-1831. Beiträge zur Naturgeschichte von Brasilien. Band III erste Abtheilung. Aves Vögel. Pt.1, 1830: 1-636, Pt.2, 1831: 637-1278. Weimar, Gr. H.S. priv. Landes-Industrie-Comptoirs. DOI: 10.5962/bhl.title.3088 Original description p. 945 BHL Reference page.

Euscarthmus is a genus of South American birds in the tyrant flycatcher family Tyrannidae.

The genus contains two species:[1]

Image Scientific name Common Name Distribution
Euscarthmus meloryphus-Tawny-crowned Pygmy-Tyrant.jpg Euscarthmus meloryphus Tawny-crowned pygmy tyrant Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela.
Rufous-sided Pygmy-tyrant Euscarthmus rufomarginatus.jpg Euscarthmus rufomarginatus Rufous-sided pygmy tyrant Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, and Suriname.

References

Gill, Frank; Donsker, David, eds. (2019). "Tyrant flycatchers". World Bird List Version 9.2. International Ornithologists' Union. Retrieved 27 June 2019.

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