Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Mountain Imperial-Pigeon
Mountain Imperial-Pigeon Ducula badia
Described by: Raffles (1822)
Alternate common name(s): Mountain Imperial Pigeon, Hodgson's Imperial-Pigeon, Jerdon's Imperial-Pigeon, Bronze-backed Imperial-Pigeon, Gray-headed Imperial-Pigeon, Grey-headed Imperial-Pigeon, Band-tailed Imperial-Pigeon
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeW. India, se. Asia and the Greater Sundas;
Four major populations;
(1) Sw. India (w. Ghats in Goa w. Mysore and Kerala).
(2) Himalayas from Nepal to ne. India (Assam, Nagaland and Manipur).
(3) Sw. China (sw. Yunnan), Burma, Thailand to Indochina and Hainan Is.
(4) Malay Peninsula (se. Thailand) and Greater Sundas (Sumatra, Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu) and w. Java).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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