Taxon profile


Pheasant Pigeon
Otidiphaps nobilis Gould, 1870

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

Other names

= Magnificent Ground Pigeon

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Otidiphaps nobilis aruensis Rothschild, 1928 - White-naped Pheasant Pigeon

Otidiphaps nobilis aruensis - White-naped Pheasant Pigeon

subspecies Otidiphaps nobilis cervicalis E. P. Ramsay, 1880
subspecies Otidiphaps nobilis insularis Salvin & Godman, 1883
subspecies Otidiphaps nobilis nobilis Gould, 1870

Otidiphaps nobilis nobilis

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22725247]

Bird Life [] [as Otidiphaps nobilis Gould, 1870]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [54278]

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 Otidiphaps nobilis Gould, 1870]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Otidiphaps nobilis Gould, 1870]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
DE Zootier-Lexikon [380:fasanentauben&Itemid=616]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 2 December 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Otidiphaps nobilis Gould, 1870]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Otidiphaps nobilis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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