Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Rufescent Imperial-Pigeon

Rufescent Imperial-Pigeon Ducula chalconota

Described by: Salvadori (1874)
Alternate common name(s): Shining Imperial Pigeon, Shining Imperial-Pigeon, Mountain Imperial-Pigeon, Red-bellied Imperial-Pigeon, Red-breasted Imperial-Pigeon, Rufous-breasted Imperial-Pigeon, Gray-hooded Imperial-Pigeon, Mountain Fruit-Pigeon, Mountain Rufous-bellied Fruit-Pigeon, Mountain Rufous-bellied Imperial-Pigeon, Gray-hooded Fruit-Pigeon, Grey-headed Fruit-Pigeon, Rufous-breasted Fruit-Pigeon
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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C. mountains of New Guinea;
(1) Nw. New Guinea (Vogelkop).
(2) New Guinea (Huon Peninsula and Wandammen Mountains).


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


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