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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: Eusaurischia
Cladus: Theropoda
Cladus: Neotheropoda
Infraclassis: Aves
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Tyranni
Infraordo: Tyrannides
Parvordo: Tyrannida

Familia: Tyrannidae
Genus: Rhynchocyclus
Species: R. brevirostris – R. fulvipectus – R. olivaceus – R. pacificus
Name

Rhynchocyclus Cabanis & Heine, 1859

Typus: Platyrhynchos olivaceus Temminck, 1820 = Rhynchocyclus olivaceus

Synonyms

Cyclorhynchus Sundevall, 1836 K.Sven.vetensk.akad.handl. p. 83
Craspedoprion Hartert, 1902 Novit.Zool. p. 609

References

Cabanis, J. & Heine, F., Sr. 1859–1860. Museum Heineanum. Verzeichniss der ornithologischen Sammlung des Oberamtmann Ferdinand Heine, auf Gut St. Burchard vor Halberstadt. II. Theil, die Schreivögel enthaltend. [1–2], 1–176. R. Frantz, Halberstadt. Original description p. 56 BHL DOI: 10.5962/bhl.title.112135 Reference page.

Rhynchocyclus is a genus of tyrant flycatchers. Established by Jean Cabanis in 1836.
Species

It contains four species:[1]

Image Scientific name Common Name Distribution
166 6794eyeringedflatbill.jpg Rhynchocyclus brevirostris Eye-ringed flatbill Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Panama, with a slight incursion into Colombia
Rhynchocyclus pacificus Pacific flatbill Colombia and Ecuador.
Rhynchocyclus olivaceus.jpg Rhynchocyclus olivaceus Olivaceous flatbill Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela.
Rhynchocyclus fulvipectus - Fulvous-breasted Flatbill - 3.jpg Rhynchocyclus fulvipectus Fulvous-breasted flatbill Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela.

The name Rhynchocyclus is a combination of the Greek words rhunkhos, meaning "bill" and kuklos, meaning "circle" or "shield".[2]
References

Gill, Frank; Donsker, David, eds. (2019). "Tyrant flycatchers". World Bird List Version 9.2. International Ornithologists' Union. Retrieved 29 June 2019.
Jobling, James A. (2010). The Helm Dictionary of Scientific Names. London, UK: Christopher Helm. p. 335. ISBN 978-1-4081-2501-4.

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