Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Blue-headed Wood-Dove

Blue-headed Wood-Dove Turtur brehmeri

Described by: Hartlaub (1865)
Alternate common name(s): Blue-headed Wood Dove, Blue-headed Dove, Maiden Dove
Old scientific name(s): Calopelia brehmeri


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W. to c. Africa;
(1) Se. Guinea, Sierra Leone, sw. Mali, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Nigeria, sw. Central African Republic and Cameroon (Cameroon Mountain).
(2) S. Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo and n. Zaire.


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


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