Sittiparus varia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Paridae
Genus: Sittiparus
Oates, 1889

S. varia
S. semilarvata

Sittiparus is a genus of birds in the tit family that is recognized by some authorities, such as the Handbook of the Birds of the World's Internet Bird Collection (2004–2007). It is often considered part of the genus Poecile, which many authorities in turn consider to be a subgenus of Parus. The following two Far Eastern species have been placed in it:


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