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Noun1.Procnias - bellbirdsProcnias - bellbirds        
bird genus - a genus of birds
Cotingidae, family Cotingidae - cotingas; umbrella birds
bellbird - any of several tropical American birds of the genus Procnias having a bell-like call
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Genetic evidence supports song-learning in the Three-wattled Bellbird Procnias tricarunculata (Cotingidae).
Here we provide behavioral evidence for song learning among Procnias bellbirds, cotingas that are firmly embedded within the suboscine Tyranni.
Many large and medium-sized cotingas, such as species in the genera Procnias, Lipaugus, Xipholena, Perissocephalus, Cephalopterus, and Carpodectes build extraordinarily small and flimsy open nests, usually supported by twigs or small branches.