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- Stephanophorus diadematus
- Blue underparts and upper back
- Dark purple blue wings and tail
- White crown
- Red central crown patch
- Black patch above and below bill
- Silvery throat
- Dark iris
- Grey, hooked, small bill
South America: found from Paraguay to south-eastern Brazil, Uruguay and north-eastern Argentina.
This is a monotypic species.
Forest borders, open country with patches of trees.
- Clements, JF. 2011. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to August 2011. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/downloadable-clements-checklist
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