Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Rameron Pigeon

Rameron Pigeon Columba arquatrix

Described by: Temminck (1809)
Alternate common name(s): African Olive Pigeon, African Pigeon, African Olive-Pigeon, Yellow-eyed Pigeon, Speckled Pigeon
Old scientific name(s): Palumbus arquatrix


Johanesburg, South Africa - Apr, 2005 © Déwald Swanepoel  Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cape Town, South Africa - Nov 8, 2004 © Andy Balinsky 
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E., s. and sw Africa;
Highly fragmented distribution;
Nigeria, Gulf of Guinea Is., Cameroon, se. Sudan, Ethiopia, nw. Somalia and sw. Arabia s. through e. Africa in e. Zaire, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, ne. Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, e. Zimbabwe, w. Angola and South Africa (Transvaal (Johanesburg), Natal, s. Cape Province (Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cape Town)).


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


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