Taxon profile


Macropygia Swainson, 1837

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 15

species Macropygia amboinensis (Linnaeus, 1766) - Brown Cuckoo-dove
species Macropygia cinnamomea Salvadori, 1892 - Enggano Cuckoo-Dove
species Macropygia doreya Bonaparte, 1854 - Sultan's Cuckoo-Dove

Macropygia doreya

species Macropygia emiliana Bonaparte, 1854 - Ruddy Cuckoo-dove
species Macropygia macassariensis Wallace, 1865 - Flores Sea Cuckoo-Dove
species Macropygia mackinlayi E. P. Ramsay, 1878 - Mackinlay's Cuckoo-dove
species Macropygia magna Wallace, 1864 - Dusky Cuckoo-dove
species Macropygia modiglianii Salvadori, 1887 - Barusan Cuckoo-Dove
species Macropygia nigrirostris Salvadori, 1876 - Black-billed Cuckoo-dove
species Macropygia phasianella (Temminck, 1821) - Brown Cuckoo-Dove

Macropygia phasianella

species Macropygia ruficeps (Temminck, 1835) - Little Cuckoo-dove
species Macropygia rufipennis Blyth, 1846 - Andaman Cuckoo-dove
species Macropygia tenuirostris Bonaparte, 1854 - Philippine Cuckoo-dove

Macropygia tenuirostris

species Macropygia timorlaoensis A. B. Meyer, 1884 - Tanimbar Cuckoo-Dove
species Macropygia unchall (Wagler, 1827) - Barred Cuckoo-dove

Macropygia unchall

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1374067]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Macropygia Swainson, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Australian Faunal Directory [bc00e2b7-6687-4672-90b3-515d9ebc36bc]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Macropygia Swainson, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Macropygia Swainson, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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