Taxon profile


Maroon-breasted Crowned-pigeon
Goura scheepmakeri Finsch, 1876

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

Scientific synonyms

Goura goura scheepmakeri Finsch, 1876

Other names

= Masked Goura
= Scheepmaker's Crowned-pigeon
= Southern Crowned-pigeon



juvenile animal

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Goura scheepmakeri scheepmakeri Finsch, 1876
subspecies Goura scheepmakeri sclaterii Salvadori, 1876 - Sclater's Maroon-breasted Crowned-pigeon

Goura scheepmakeri sclaterii - Sclater's Maroon-breasted Crowned-pigeon

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [2756]

Bird Life [] [as Goura scheepmakeri Finsch, 1876]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Goura scheepmakeri Finsch, 1876]
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 Goura scheepmakeri Finsch, 1876]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Goura scheepmakeri]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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