Taxon profile


African Lemon Dove
Columba larvata Temminck, 1809

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

Scientific synonyms

Aplopelia larvata Temminck, 1809

Other names

= Lemon Dove

IUCN category:Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Columba larvata bronzina Rüppell, 1837
subspecies Columba larvata hypoleuca (Salvadori, 1903)
subspecies Columba larvata inornata (Reichenow, 1892)
subspecies Columba larvata jacksoni (Sharpe, 1904)
subspecies Columba larvata larvata Temminck, 1809
subspecies Columba larvata principalis (Hartlaub, 1866)
subspecies Columba larvata samaliyae (C. M. N. White, 1948)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [2496]

Bird Life [] [as Aplopelia larvata Temminck, 1809]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Columba larvata Temminck, 1809]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [22690384]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Aplopelia larvata Temminck, 1809]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Columba larvata Temminck, 1810]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Columba larvata]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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