The genus Ptiloris consist of riflebirds species that are part of the bird-of-paradise family.
They were named “riflebird” as their black and green plumages resembled the uniform of early nineteenth century British army riflemen.
- Magnificent Riflebird, Ptiloris magnificus
- Eastern Riflebird, Ptiloris intercedens
- Paradise Riflebird, Ptiloris paradiseus
- Victoria’s Riflebird, Ptiloris victoriae
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