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Whistling Green-Pigeon Treron formosae

Described by: Swinhoe (1863)
Alternate common name(s): Whistling Green Pigeon, Formosan Green-Pigeon, Taiwan Green-Pigeon, Ryukyu Green-Pigeon, Red-capped Green-Pigeon
Old scientific name(s): Sphenurus formosae


Okinawa, Ryukyu Islands, Japan - Jun, 2004 © 
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Island of the c. Asian Pacific rim;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) N. Ryukyu Is.
(2) S. Ryukyu Is.
(3) S. Taiwan and Botel Tobago Is.
(4) n. Philippines (Batan, Calayan and Camiguin Norte Is.).


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


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