Taxon profile


Purple-tailed Imperial Pigeon
Ducula rufigaster (Quoy & Gaimard, 1830)

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

Scientific synonyms

Columba rufigaster Quoy & Gaimard, 1830

Least Concern LC


Ducula rufigaster - Purple-tailed Imperial Pigeon

Author: Alex Kantorovich

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Ducula rufigaster rufigaster (Quoy & Gaimard, 1830)
subspecies Ducula rufigaster uropygialis Stresemann & Paludan, 1932

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22691724]

Bird Life [] [as Ducula rufigaster (Quoy & Gaimard, 1830)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22691724]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Ducula rufigaster (Quoy & Gaimard, 1830)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Ducula rufigaster (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)]
Data retrieved on: 4 December 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 Ducula rufigaster Quoy and Gaimard, 1830]
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 Ducula rufigaster (Quoy et Gaimard, 1830)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Ducula rufigaster]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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