Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: White-bibbed Ground-Dove

White-bibbed Ground-Dove Gallicolumba jobiensis

Described by: Meyer, A. B. (1875)
Alternate common name(s): Purple Ground Dove, Purple Ground-Dove, White-breasted Ground-Dove, White-breasted Ground-Pigeon, Jobi Ground-Dove, Yapen Quail-Dove
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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New Guinea to Solomon Is.;
(1) New Guinea, Yapen Is., Manam Is. and Karkar Is., Bismarck Archipelago and D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago (Goodenough Is. and Fergusson Is.).
(2) C. and s. Solomon Is. (Vellalavella, Guadalcanal Is.).


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


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