Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Red-moustached Fruit-Dove

Red-moustached Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus mercierii

Described by: Des Murs; Prevost (1849)
Alternate common name(s): Moustached Fruit Dove, Moustached Fruit-Dove, Marquesas Fruit-Dove, Marquesan Fruit-Dove, Red-capped Marquesas Fruit-Dove, Yellow-bellied Fruit-Dove, Moustached Dove, Mercier's Pigeon
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Marquesas Is.;
Restricted range;
(1) Nukuhiva.
(2) Hivaoa Is. Possibly also occurred on Tahuatu and Fatu Hiva.


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


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