Pygmy Tyrant
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Eared Pygmy Tyrant
Scientific classification Red Pencil Icon
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Tyranni
Infraorder: Tyrannides
Parvorder: Tyrannida
Family: Rhynchocyclidae
Subfamily: Triccinae
Genus: Myiornis
Bertoni,W, 1901

The pygmy tyrants, are a bird genus, Myiornis, in the Rhynchocyclidae family. Discounting the hummingbirds, they are some of the smallest birds in the world.

The following species are contained in Myiornis:

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