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Category:Prionops - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Prionops


Helmetshrikes; from Africa.


Prionops is a genus in the family Vangidae.
It was formerly placed in the family Prionopidae.

Genus Prionops viewedit
P. plumatus White Helmetshrike
P. poliolophus Grey-crested Helmetshrike
P. alberti Yellow-crested Helmetshrike
P. caniceps Red-billed Helmetshrike
P. rufiventris Rufous-bellied Helmetshrike
P. retzii Retz's Helmetshrike
P. gabela Gabela Helmetshrike
P. scopifrons Chestnut-fronted Helmetshrike


  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2013. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.8., with updates to August 2013. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/