Taxon profile


Common Bronzewing
Phaps chalcoptera (Latham, 1790)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Columbiformes »  family Columbidae - pigeons and doves »  genus Phaps - Bronzewings

Scientific synonyms

Columba chalcoptera Latham, 1790
Columba chrysoptera J.R. Forster, 1791
Phaps chalcoptera consobrina Mathews, 1912
Phaps chalcoptera murchisoni Mathews, 1912
Phaps chalcoptera riordani Mathews, 1912

Least Concern


juvenile animal

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [ceb24a35-cb7e-432b-ab9a-c5ab20d20273]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Phaps chalcoptera (Latham, 1790)]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [2538]

Bird Life [] [as Phaps chalcoptera (Latham, 1790)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Phaps chalcoptera (Latham, 1790)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Phaps chalcoptera (Latham, 1790)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Phaps chalcoptera]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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