Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Sapphire Quail-Dove

Sapphire Quail-Dove Geotrygon saphirina

Described by: Bonaparte (1855)
Alternate common name(s): Purple Quail-Dove, Purple-crowned Quail-Dove, Indigo-crowned Quail-Dove
Old scientific name(s): Osculatia saphirina


La Selva Lodge, Ecuador - Jan, 2007 © Lou Hegedus  La Selva Lodge, Ecuador - Jan, 2007 © Lou Hegedus 
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Nw. to nc. South America;
(1) Nw. Colombia n. to the upper Atrato Valley and nw. Ecuador.
(2) E. Ecuador and probably in se. Colombia in Putumayo and Amazonas.
(3) E. Peru (Marcapata Valley and Cuzco) and ex. w. Brazil.


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


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