PSEPHOTELLUS

(Psittacidae; Ϯ Paradise Parrot P. pulcherrimus) Dim. < genus Psephotus Gould, 1845, parrot; "PSEPHOTELLUS, gen. nov.   Differs from Neonanodes Mathews in its much longer differently-shaped tail.   Type, Platycercus pulcherrimus Gould." (Mathews 1913). The extinct Paradise Parrot and its congeners were formerly included in Psephotus.
Synon. Clarkona.

Search for more names on the Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology by James A. Jobling.
Recommended citation
Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 17 December 2018).