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Blue Tit
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Paridae
Genus: Cyanistes
Kaup, 1829

C. caeruleus
C. teneriffae
C. cyanus

Cyanistes is a genus of tits. It is frequently subsumed into Parus. It consists of a number of small species found in temperate Europe and Asia and Northern Africa.

The species are:

Cyanis rosopteryx is a fictional bio-luminescent variant appearing in the film Journey to the Center of the Earth.