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Peaceful Dove
Geopelia placida Gould, 1844

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Columbiformes »  family Columbidae - pigeons and doves »  genus Geopelia - Indo-Australian Small Doves

Scientific synonyms

Geopelia placida hedleyi Mathews, 1912
Geopelia placida melvillensis Mathews, 1912
Geopelia striata papua Rand, 1938
Geopelia striata placida Gould, 1844
Geopelia tranquilla Gould, 1844

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Geopelia placida clelandi Mathews, 1912
subspecies Geopelia placida papua Rand, 1938
subspecies Geopelia placida placida Gould, 1844

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [668ee6b8-9369-49d5-8004-c7050cf66c63]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Geopelia striata placida Gould, 1844]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [2550]

Bird Life [] [as Geopelia placida Gould, 1844]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Geopelia placida Gould, 1844]
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 Geopelia placida Gould, 1844]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Geopelia placida]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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