Pacific Emerald Dove

Chalcophaps longirostris - Colombine du Pacifique

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Columbiformes

  • Family
    :

    Columbidés

  • Genus
    :

    Chalcophaps

  • Species
    :

    longirostris

Descriptor

Gould, 1848

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 28 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 120 à 140 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Pacific Emerald Dove (Chalcophaps longirostris) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family.

Subspecific information 4 subspecies

  • Chalcophaps longirostris longirostris (n Australia)
  • Chalcophaps longirostris timorensis (e Lesser Sundas)
  • Chalcophaps longirostris rogersi (e Australia, Lord Howe and Norfolk Is, New Guinea)
  • Chalcophaps longirostris sandwichensis (Santa Cruz and Banks Is., Vanuatu, New Caledonia)

Foreign names

  • Colombine du Pacifique,
  • Palomita esmeralda cabeciparda,
  • Grünflügeltaube,
  • Pacifische Smaragdduif,
  • Tortora smeraldina del Pacifico,
  • australisk smaragdduva,
  • Jadedue,
  • lesklica tichomorská,
  • tórtora maragda capbruna,
  • miedzianka brązowogłowa,
  • オーストラリアキンバト,
  • 太平洋金鸠,
  • 太平洋翠翼鳩〔褐枕翠翼鳩〕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

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

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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published: - Updated: 14-05-2015
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