Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Scaly-naped Pigeon

Scaly-naped Pigeon Patagioenas squamosa

Described by: Bonnaterre (1792)
Alternate common name(s): Red-necked Pigeon, Blue Pigeon
Old scientific name(s): Columba squamosa


Palm Island, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Jul 10, 2002 © Ian Esland  Almond Beach Club, Barbados - Mar, 1999 © Ian Esland 
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West Indies and islands off Venezuela;
Fragmented island populations;
Greater Antilles (Cuba, Isle of Pines, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico), Lesser Antilles (Palm Is., St. Vincent, Grenadines, and Barbados), Curacao, Bonaire, Los Testigos and Los Frailes.
Formerly occurred on Aruba.


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


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