- Phyllomyias fasciatus (Planalto Tyrannulet)
- Phyllomyias griseiceps (Sooty-headed Tyrannulet)
- Phyllomyias griseocapilla (Grey-capped Tyrannulet)
- Phyllomyias weedeni (Yungas Tyrannulet)
- Phyllomyias urichi (Urich's Tyrannulet)
- Phyllomyias sclateri (Sclater's Tyrannulet)
- Phyllomyias nigrocapillus (Black-capped Tyrannulet)
Discussion of Phylogenetic RelationshipsThe traditional genus Phyllomyias is polyphyletic (Tello et al. 2009, Ohlson et al. 2008), and the remaining species, which may or may not form a clade, may be found in Euscarthmini under the name Tyranniscus.
Herzog, S.B., Kessler, M, and Balderrama, J.A. 2008. A new species of tyrannulet (Tyrannidae: Phyllomyias) from Andean foothills in nw Bolivia and adjacent Peru. Auk 125: 265-276.
Ohlson, J., J. Fjeldså, and P. G. P. Ericson. 2008. Tyrant flycatchers coming out in the open: Phylogeny and ecological radiation of Tyrannidae (Aves, Passeriformes). Zoologica Scripta 37:315-335.
Tello, J. G., R. G. Moyle, D. J. Marchese, and J. Cracraft. 2009. Phylogeny and phylogenetic classification of the tyrant flycatchers, cotinga, manakins, and their allies (Aves: Tyrannides). Cladistics 25:1-39.
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