Taxon profile


New Zealand Pigeon
Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae (Gmelin, 1789)

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

Scientific synonyms

Carpophaga novaezealandiae
Hemiphaga novaseelandiae (misspelling) m

Other names

= Chatham Island Pigeon
= Kereru

IUCN category:Near Threatened


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae chathamensis (Rothschild, 1891)
subspecies Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae spadicea (Latham, 1802)

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [ff529923-6f80-4cfc-8119-b5a7855ce206]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [2749]

Bird Life [] [as Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae (Gmelin, JF, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [22691840]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Hemiphaga novaseelandiae (Gmelin, 1789)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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extinct taxon