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Brown Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia phasianella

Described by: Temminck (1821)
Alternate common name(s): Large Brown Cuckoo-Dove, Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove, Brown Pigeon, Pheasant-tailed Pigeon
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Samsonvale, Queensland, Australia - Sep, 2002 © Tom Tarrant  Julatten, Queensland, Australia - 1978 © Hans&Judy Beste  Julatten, Queensland, Australia - 1978 © Hans&Judy Beste  Deep Creek, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia - Nov, 2003 © Neil Fifer 
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E. Australia;
(1) Ne. Australia (e. Queensland n. to Pascoe River and the Atherton Tableland).
(2) E. Australia (s. Queensland (Lamington National Park in vicinity of O'Reilly's and Blue Pool trail), e. New South Wales s. to the Sydney area).


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Atherton Tablelands, Queensland, Australia - Nov, 2000 Source: Dan Mennill


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


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