Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Wedge-tailed Pigeon

Wedge-tailed Pigeon Treron sphenura

Described by: Vigors (1832)
Alternate common name(s): Wedge-tailed Green Pigeon, Wedge-tailed Green-Pigeon, Korthals's Green Pigeon, Korthals' Green Pigeon, Korthals' Green-Pigeon, Korthals's Green-Pigeon, Singing Green-Pigeon
Old scientific name(s): Sphenura sphenura, Treron sphenurus


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N. India e. to se. Asia. E. Sundas;
Mainland and island populations;
(1) N. India (Kashmir e. to Arunachal Pradesh, n. Assam and Nagaland) e. to sc. China (sw. Sichuan, w. and s. Yunnan, w. Guangxi and Hainan Is.) to Burma (Tenasserim), nw. and ne. Thailand, Laos, n. and c. Vietnam (Tonkin).
(2) Mountains of the Malay Peninsula and c. Vietnam (Annam).
(3) Mountains of Sumatra, Java, Bali and Lombok Is.


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


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