Genus Myrtis Reichenb.

The bird which I have figured under the name of Calothorax Fanny is the type of the genus Myrtis, which I adopt for that beautiful bird and the C. Yarrelli, as I consider them to be a very distinct form, and one which is especially remarkable for the structure of the tail.

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