Taxon profile


Friendly Ground-dove
Alopecoenas stairi (G. R. Gray, 1856)

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

Scientific synonyms

Gallicolumba stairi (G. R. Gray, 1856)
Gallicolumba stairii

Other names

= Shy Ground-dove


Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Gallicolumba stairi stairi (G. R. Gray, 1856)
subspecies Gallicolumba stairi vitiensis (Finsch, 1872)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22691042]

Bird Life [] [as Alopecoenas stairi (Gray, 1856)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [54269]

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 Alopecoenas stairi G. R. Gray, 1856]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Alopecoenas stairi (Gray, GR, 1856)]
Data retrieved on: 18 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Gallicolumba stairii (Gray, 1856)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Gallicolumba stairi]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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