Taxon profile


Japanese Wood Pigeon
Columba janthina Temminck, 1830

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

Near Threatened NT


Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Columba janthina janthina Temminck, 1830

Columba janthina janthina

subspecies Columba janthina nitens (Stejneger, 1887)
subspecies Columba janthina stejnegeri (Kuroda, 1923)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22690206]

Bird Life [] [as Columba janthina Temminck, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Columba janthina Temminck, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2021
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Columba janthina Temminck, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Columba janthina Temminck, 1830]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Columba janthina]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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