Taxon profile


Polynesian Ground-dove
Alopecoenas erythropterus (Gmelin, 1789)

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

Scientific synonyms

Gallicolumba erythroptera (Gmelin, 1789)

Critically Endangered
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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Alopecoenas erythropterus albicollis (Salvadori, 1892)
subspecies Alopecoenas erythropterus erythropterus (Gmelin, 1789)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [2614]

Bird Life [] [as Gallicolumba erythroptera (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Alopecoenas erythropterus (Gmelin, JF, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 18 November 2017
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22691030]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Alopecoenas erythropterus (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Gallicolumba erythroptera (Gmelin, 1789)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Gallicolumba erythroptera]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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