Spinifex Pigeon

Geophaps plumifera - Colombine plumifère

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Columbiformes

  • Family
    :

    Columbidés

  • Genus
    :

    Geophaps

  • Species
    :

    plumifera

Descriptor

Gould, 1842

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 24 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 68 à 115 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Colombine plumifère
adult
Colombine plumifère
adult

Spinifex Pigeon (Geophaps plumifera) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family.

Subspecific information 3 subspecies

  • Geophaps plumifera plumifera (c to ne Australia)
  • Geophaps plumifera ferruginea (wc Western Australia)
  • Geophaps plumifera leucogaster (n Western Australia, w Northern Territory)

Foreign names

  • Colombine plumifère,
  • Paloma Plumífera,
  • Pomba-cornuda,
  • Rotschopftaube,
  • rőtbóbitás galamb,
  • Spinifexduif,
  • Piccione dello spinifex,
  • Spinifexduva,
  • Spirdue,
  • holúbok prepeličí,
  • holub křepelčí,
  • Spinifexdue,
  • keihäskivikyyhky,
  • colom plumífer cremós,
  • aborygenek lancetoczuby,
  • Острохохлый каменный голубь,
  • ショウキバト,
  • 冠翎岩鸠,
  • 針羽鴿,

Voice song and cries

Colombine plumifère
adult

Habitat

Colombine plumifère
adult

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) :

Geographic range

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