Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Bar-shouldered Dove

Bar-shouldered Dove Geopelia humeralis

Described by: Temminck (1821)
Alternate common name(s): Bronze-necked Dove, Copper-necked Dove, Barred-shouldered Dove, Mangrove Dove, Scrub Dove, Pandanus Pigeon, River Pigeon
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Samsonvale, Queensland, Australia - Aug 18, 2002 © Tom Tarrant  Samsonvale, Queensland, Australia - Dec, 2003 © Tom Tarrant  Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia - 2002 © Hans&Judy Beste  Australia - Aug, 2000 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Queensland, Australia - Oct 10, 2005 © Nancy Bell 
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Ex. s. New Guinea and nw. to se. coastal slopes of Australia;
(1) S. New Guinea w. to Digul River.
(2) N. and ne. Australia (n. Western Australia, n. Northern Territory, Queensland (Samsonvale, Gold Coast, and mangroves at Bundaberg), c. and e. New South Wales s. to Nyngan and Sydney areas and perhaps nc. Victoria).
(3) Nc. Western Australia (Pilbara Region w. to Onslow).


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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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