Curl-crested aracaris Pteroglossus beauharnaesii, copyright Dick Daniels.

Belongs within: Ramphastidae.

Pteroglossus is a genus of medium-sized, brightly coloured toucans that often associate in small flocks.

<==Pteroglossus Illiger 1811 [Pteroglossidae]B94
    |  i. s.: P. humboldtiiSS66
    |--+--P. bailloniBKB15
    |  `--+--P. inscriptusBKB15
    |     `--P. viridisBKB15
    `--+--+--P. beauharnaesiiBKB15
       |  `--P. bitorquatusBKB15
       `--+--+--P. torquatusBKB15
          |  `--+--P. frantziiBKB15 [=P. torquatus franziiRN72]
          |     `--+--P. erythropygiusBKB15
          |        `--P. sanguineusBKB15
          `--+--+--P. aracariBKB15
             |  `--+--P. castanotisBKB15
             |     `--P. pluricinctusBKB15
             `--+--P. azaraBKB15
                `--+--P. flavirostrisBKB15
                   `--P. mariaeBKB15

*Type species of generic name indicated


[B94] Bock, W. J. 1994. History and nomenclature of avian family-group names. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 222: 1–281.

[BKB15] Burleigh, J. G., R. T. Kimball & E. L. Braun. 2015. Building the avian tree of life using a large-scale, sparse supermatrix. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 84: 53–63.

[RN72] Rutgers, A., & K. A. Norris (eds) 1972. Encyclopaedia of Aviculture vol. 1. London, Blandford Press.

[SS66] Sclater, P. L., & O. Salvin. 1866. Catalogue of birds collected by Mr. E. Bartlett on the River Uyacali, Eastern Peru, with notes and descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1866: 175–201.

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