Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Blue-headed Quail-Dove

Blue-headed Quail-Dove Starnoenas cyanocephala

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Blue-headed Ground-Pigeon, Black-bearded Dove
Old scientific name(s): Geotrygon cyanocephala


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West Indies;
Cuba in the Zapata Swamp and La Guira National Park and formerly on the Isle of Pines.
Also recorded in s. Florida and Jamaica where it possibly has been introduced.


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


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