Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Black-billed Wood-Dove

Black-billed Wood-Dove Turtur abyssinicus

Described by: Sharpe (1902)
Alternate common name(s): Black-billed Wood Dove, Abyssinian Wood-Dove, Black-billed Blue-spotted Wood-Dove
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda - Dec, 2005 © Tom Tarrant  Saly, Senegal - Feb 20, 2004 © Alain Fossť  Saly, Senegal - Feb 20, 2004 © Alain Fossť 
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Sahel zone of nc. Africa;
Senegambia, s. Mauritania, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, s. Niger, Nigeria s. to c. Cameroon, Lake Chad, c. and s. Sudan to n. Ethiopia, Eritrea and nw. Uganda.


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


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