Taxon profile


Little Cuckoo-dove
Macropygia ruficeps (Temminck, 1835)

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

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

subspecies Macropygia ruficeps assimilis Hume, 1874
subspecies Macropygia ruficeps engelbachi Delacour, 1928
subspecies Macropygia ruficeps malayana Chasen & Kloss, 1931
subspecies Macropygia ruficeps nana Stresemann, 1913
subspecies Macropygia ruficeps orientalis Hartert, 1896
subspecies Macropygia ruficeps ruficeps (Temminck, 1835)
subspecies Macropygia ruficeps simalurensis Richmond, 1902
subspecies Macropygia ruficeps sumatrana Robinson & Kloss, 1919

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22690576]

Bird Life [] [as Macropygia ruficeps (Temminck, 1834)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22690576]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Macropygia ruficeps (Temminck, 1834)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Macropygia ruficeps (Temminck, 1835)]
Data retrieved on: 4 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 Macropygia ruficeps Temminck, 1835]
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 Macropygia ruficeps (Temminck, 1834)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Macropygia ruficeps]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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