Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Metallic Pigeon
Metallic Pigeon Columba vitiensis
Described by: Quoy; Gaimard (1830)
Alternate common name(s): White-throated Pigeon, Gray-throated Pigeon, Grey-throated Pigeon, Chili Pigeon, Metallic Woodpigeon
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeIslands in the ne. Indian Ocean and sw. Pacific Ocean;
Fragmented island populations;
(1) Lesser Sundas.
(2) Palawan Is.
(3) N. and e. Bornean is. and the Philippines.
(4) Moluccas, Sula Is., New Guinea, Bismarck Archipelago and Solomon Is.
(6) New Caledonia and Isle of Pines.
(7) Fiji Is.
(9) Lord Howe Is.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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