Micronesian Imperial Pigeon

Ducula oceanica - Carpophage de Micronésie

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Columbiformes

  • Family
    :

    Columbidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ducula

  • Species
    :

    oceanica

Descriptor

Desmarest, 1826

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 46 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 3 à 406 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Micronesian Imperial Pigeon (Ducula oceanica) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family.

Subspecific information 5 subspecies

  • Ducula oceanica oceanica (Kosrae I.. e Caroline Is..)
  • Ducula oceanica monacha (Palau and Yap Is.. w Caroline Is..)
  • Ducula oceanica teraokai (Chuuk I.. c Caroline Is..)
  • Ducula oceanica townsendi (Pohnpei I.. e Caroline Is..)
  • Ducula oceanica ratakensis (Marshall Is.)

Foreign names

  • Carpophage de Micronésie,
  • Dúcula de Micronesia,
  • Karolinenfruchttaube,
  • mikronéz császárgalamb,
  • Micronesische Muskaatduif,
  • Piccione imperiale di Micronesia,
  • Mikronesisk kejsarduva,
  • Mikronesiakeiserdue,
  • plodožer mikronézsky,
  • holub mikronéský,
  • Mikronesisk Kejserdue,
  • sarvikeisarikyyhky,
  • colom imperial de Micronèsia,
  • muszkatela szarogłowa,
  • Микронезийский плодоядный голубь,
  • コブバト,
  • 密克皇鸠,
  • 密克羅尼西亞皇鳩,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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