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Peaceful Dove Geopelia placida

Described by: Gould (1844)
Alternate common name(s): Gould's Zebra-Dove, Placid Dove
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Samsonvale, Queensland, Australia - Oct 20, 2002 © Tom Tarrant  Arnhemland, Northern Territory, Australia - 1973 © Hans&Judy Beste  Australia - Aug, 2000 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi 
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W. and n. to c. and e. Australia;
(1) Coastal s. New Guinea from Merauke e. to Port Moresby.
(2) Middle Western Australia n. of the Murchison River.
(3) C. Australia from nw. Western Australia, Northern Territory (Arnhemland) and c. South Australia e. in w. Queensland, w. New South Wales and nw. Victoria.
(4) E. Australia in e. Queensland (Samsonvale and mangroves at Bundaberg), e. New South Wales and Victoria.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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