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Paradise-crow
Paradise-crow - Paulo Alves
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Passeri
Infraorder: Corvida
Superfamily: Corvoidea
Family: Paradisaeidae
Subfamily: Phonygamminae
Genus: Lycocorax
Bonaparte, 1853
Species: L. pyrrhopterus
Binomial name
Lycocorax pyrrhopterus
(Bonaparte, 1850)

Paradise-crow, Lycocorax pyrrhopterus is a species of bird-of-paradise in the Phonygamminae subfamily. It is sometimes split into two species, Halmahera Paradise-crow[2] and Obi Paradise-crow.[3]

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Other common names Brown-winged Bird-of-paradise, Moluccan Bird-of-Paradise, Paradise Crow, Paradisecrow, Paradise-crow, Silky Crow, Silkycrow

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References

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Lycocorax pyrrhopterus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. ^ Frith, C. & Frith, D. (2017). Halmahera Paradise-crow (Lycocorax pyrrhopterus). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from http://www.hbw.com/node/60630 on 8 April 2017).
  3. ^ del Hoyo, J. & Collar, N. (2017). Obi Paradise-crow (Lycocorax obiensis). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from http://www.hbw.com/node/1343852 on 8 April 2017).

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