Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Mackinlay's Cuckoo-Dove

Mackinlay's Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia mackinlayi

Described by: Ramsay, E. P. (1878)
Alternate common name(s): Spot-breasted Cuckoo-Dove, Dimorphic Cuckoo-Dove, Rufous Cuckoo-Dove, Black-spotted Cuckoo-Dove, Dimorphic Cuckoo-Dove, Rufous Pheasant-Pigeon, Rufous-brown Pheasant-Pigeon
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Islands of sw. Pacific Ocean;
Fragmented populations;
(1) Admiralty Is., St. Matthias Is., the Bismarck Archipelago (New Britain, St. Matthias, Admiralty Is., Vuatom and Witu Is.) and ne. New Guinea.
(2) Karkar Is. off ne. New Guinea.
(3) The Solomon Is.
(4) Santa Cruz, Banks and Vanuatu Is.


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


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