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Galbalcyrhynchus
White-eared-Jacamar-sacha N0694
White-eared Jacamar (Galbalcyrhynchus leucotis)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Piciformes
Family Galbulidae
Genus Galbalcyrhynchus

Galbalcyrhynchus is a genus of jacamars in the Galbulidae family.

The name Galbalcyrhynchus is a combination of the genus name Galbula (used for many of the jacamars) and the genus name Alcyone (used for some of the kingfishers) with the Greek word rhunkhos, meaning "bill".

Species[]

It contains the following species:

White-eared Jacamar (Des Murs, 1845) (Galbalcyrhynchus leucotis)
Purus Jacamar (Goeldi, 1904) (Galbalcyrhynchus purusianus)
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