Taxon profile


Grey Imperial-pigeon
Ducula pickeringii (Cassin, 1854)

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

Scientific synonyms

Carpophaga pickeringii Cassin, 1854

Other names

= Gray Imperial-Pigeon


Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Ducula pickeringii langhornei (Mearns, 1905)
subspecies Ducula pickeringii palmasensis (Mearns, 1909)
subspecies Ducula pickeringii pickeringii (Cassin, 1854)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22691710]

Bird Life [] [as Ducula pickeringii (Cassin, 1854)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [54385]

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 Ducula pickeringii Cassin, 1855]
Data retrieved on: 28 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Ducula pickeringii (Cassin, 1855)]
Data retrieved on: 17 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Ducula pickeringii (Cassin, 1854)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Ducula pickeringii]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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