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Tanygnathus megalorynchos - Barraband.jpg
Tanygnathus megalorynchos
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Psittaciformes
Superfamily: Psittacoidea
Family: Psittaculidae
Subfamily: Psittaculinae
Tribe: Psittaculini
Genus: Tanygnathus
Wagler, 1832

Tanygnathus gramineus
Tanygnathus lucionensis
Tanygnathus megalorynchos
Tanygnathus sumatranus

Tanygnathus is a genus of parrots in the Psittaculini tribe, of the superfamily of Psittacoidea (true parrots).

Its species are native to Southeast Asia and Melanesia.


Species of the genus Tanygnathus include:

The Amboina parrot, a possibly extinct member of the genus
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