name = "Aethopyga"

image_caption = Fork-tailed Sunbird
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Aves
ordo = Passeriformes
familia = Nectariniidae
genus = "Aethopyga"
genus_authority = Cabanis, 1850
subdivision_ranks = Species
subdivision =see text

"Aethopyga" is a genus of birds in the Nectariniidae family.

It contains the following species:
* Gray-hooded Sunbird, "Aethopyga primigenia"
* Mount Apo Sunbird, "Aethopyga boltoni"
* Lina's Sunbird, "Aethopyga linaraborae"
* Flaming Sunbird, "Aethopyga flagrans"
* Metallic-winged Sunbird, "Aethopyga pulcherrima"
* Elegant Sunbird, "Aethopyga duyvenbodei"
* Lovely Sunbird, "Aethopyga shelleyi"
* Handsome Sunbird, "Aethopyga belli"
* Gould's Sunbird, "Aethopyga gouldiae"
* White-flanked Sunbird, "Aethopyga eximia"
* Green-tailed Sunbird, "Aethopyga nipalensis"
* Fork-tailed Sunbird, "Aethopyga christinae"
* Black-throated Sunbird, "Aethopyga saturata"
* Western Crimson Sunbird, "Aethopyga vigorsii" - sometimes included in "A. siparaja"
* Crimson Sunbird, "Aethopyga siparaja"
* Scarlet Sunbird, "Aethopyga mystacalis"
* Temminck's Sunbird, "Aethopyga temminckii" - sometimes included in "A. mystacalis"
* Fire-tailed Sunbird, "Aethopyga ignicauda"

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