Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Black-winged Ground-Dove

Black-winged Ground-Dove Metriopelia melanoptera

Described by: Molina (1782)
Alternate common name(s): Black-winged Ground Dove
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Cajon del Maipo, Chile - Nov, 2005 © Arthur Grosset  Antisana, Ecuador - Feb, 2007 © Lou Hegedus 
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Andes of w. South America;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Sw. Colombia (Narino) and Ecuador (Antisana).
(2) Peru, c. and s. Bolivia (La Paz, Cochabamba, Oruro, Potosi, Chuquisaca) to c. Chile (Cajon del Maipo) s. to Colchagua and nw. Argentina from Jujuy to Santa Cruz.


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


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