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

Least Concern LC


Included taxa

Number of records: 3

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

Geopelia placida placida

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22690719]

Bird Life [] [as Geopelia placida Gould, 1844]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [668ee6b8-9369-49d5-8004-c7050cf66c63]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Geopelia striata placida Gould, 1844]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN F. Gill, D. Donsker & P. Rasmussen (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Geopelia placida Gould, 1844]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 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 Geopelia placida Gould, 1844]
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 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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