Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Purplish-backed Quail-Dove

Purplish-backed Quail-Dove Geotrygon lawrencii

Described by: Salvin (1874)
Alternate common name(s): Lawrence's Quail-Dove
Old scientific name(s): Oreopeleia lawrencii


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S. Central America;
(1) Nw. Costa Rica (Rara Avis).
(2) E. Costa Rica and w. Panama e. to Darien.


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


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