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Sericulus

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: Passeri
Parvordo: Corvida
Superfamilia: Menuroidea
Familia: Ptilonorhynchidae
Genus: Sericulus
Species: S. aureus ardens - S. bakeri - S. chrysocephalus

Name

Sericulus Swainson, 1825

Reference

(The) Zoological Journal. 1 p.476

The genus Sericulus of the family Ptilonorhynchidae consists of three spectacularly colored bowerbirds.

All three species build an "avenue-type" bower and are found in New Guinea and Australia.


Species

* Flame Bowerbird, Sericulus aureus
* Fire-maned Bowerbird, Sericulus bakeri
* Regent Bowerbird, Sericulus chrysocephalus

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