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European Turtle-Dove
Streptopelia turtur (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Streptopelia

Scientific:
  Streptopelia turtur

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.164

Protonym:
  Columba Turtur

Avibase ID:
  5788552B694ED7B5

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177149


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Streptopelia turtur turtur: Azores, Canary Is. and Europe to w Siberia and Kazakhstan
  • Streptopelia turtur arenicola: Balearic Islands and nw Africa to Iran and extreme w China
  • Streptopelia turtur rufescens: Egypt (Dakhla and Kharga oases) and n Sudan (Faiyûm)
  • Streptopelia turtur hoggara: S Sahara (Aïr Massif and Hoggar Mountains)
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  European Turtle-Dove
Czech:
  hrdlička divoká
German:
  Turteltaube
Danish:
  Turteldue
Spanish:
  Tórtola Europea
Finnish:
  turturikyyhky
French:
  Tourterelle des bois
Icelandic:
  Turtildúfa
Italian:
  Tortora selvatica
Japanese:
  kokijibato
Japanese:
  コキジバト
Dutch:
  Zomertortel
Norwegian:
  Turteldue
Polish:
  turkawka
Portuguese:
  Rola-comum
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Pombo-domestico
Russian:
  Обыкновенная горлица
Slovak:
  hrdlička poľná
Swedish:
  turturduva
Chinese:
  欧斑鸠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
   Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Tourterelle des bois ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Tourterelle des bois ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Eurasian Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Eurasian Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Eurasian Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Eurasian Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Eurasian Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Eurasian Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Eurasian Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Eurasian Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Eurasian Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Eurasian Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (3/07/2017):
   European Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
   European Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Streptopelia turtur [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Streptopelia turtur [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Streptopelia turtur [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   European Turtle-Dove ( Streptopelia turtur) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Streptopelia turtur [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Streptopelia turtur [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Related taxa

Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Europese Tortelduif
Arabic: القمري, القمري حمام بر, القمرية, اليمام القمري
Asturian: Rulla
Azerbaijani: Göyərçin, Qurqur
Belarusian: turkaŭka, Звычайная туркаўка, туркаўка
Bulgarian: gurgulica, гургулица, Обикновена гургулица
Breton: An durzhunell boutin, turzhunell voutin
Catalan: Colom roquer, Tórtora, Tórtora comuna, Tórtora eurasiàtica, Tórtora vulgar
Catalan (Balears): Tórtora
Valencian: Colom roquer
Czech: hrdlička, Hrdlicka divoká, Hrdlička divoká, hrdlièka divoká
Chuvash: Ахаль калюкка
Welsh: Colomen Fair, turtur, Y durtur
Danish: Turteldue
German: Turteltaube
Greek: (Ευρωπαϊκό) Τρυγόνι, trigoni, τριγόνι, Τρυγόνι
Greek (Cypriot): Τρυγόνι
English: Common Turtle-Dove, Eurasian Turtle Dove, Eurasian Turtle-Dove, European Turtle Dove, European Turtle-Dove, Turtle Dove, Turtle-Dove
English (United Kingdom): European Turtle Dove
English (Kenya): European Turtle Dove
Esperanto: turto
Spanish: Paloma de castilla, Paloma doméstica, tórtola, Tortola Comun, Tórtola común, Tórtola Europea, Tórtula Común
Spanish (Argentine): Paloma doméstica
Spanish (Spain): Tórtola Europea
Spanish (Honduras): Paloma de castilla
Spanish (Mexico): Paloma Doméstica
Estonian: Turteltuvi
Basque: Tórtora, usapal, Usapal arrunt, Usapala
Persian: قمری معمولی
Finnish: Tunturikyyhky, Turturikyyhky
Faroese: turtildúgva
French: tourterelle, Tourterelle des bois
Friulian: Colomp salvadi, tortorele
Frisian: toarteldo
Irish: fearán, Féarán breac, rula común
Gaelic: Calman Tuchan
Galician: Pomba brava, rola común, Rula turca, Tórtora
Manx: calmane coe, Turtur
Hebrew: תור מצוי
Croatian: Divlja grlica, Grlica
Hungarian: Vadgerle
Armenian: [Sovorakan Tatrak ], Սովորական Տատրակ
Icelandic: Turtildúfa
Italian: Tortora, Tortora comune, Tortora europea, Tortora selvatica
Japanese: ko kiji-bato, kokijibato, Kokiji-bato
Japanese: コキジバト
Japanese (Kanji): 小雉鳩
Georgian: მტრეღი, ჩვეულებრივი გვრიტი
Kazakh: Көгершін, Кәдімгі түркептері, Кептер
Kazakh (Transliteration): kädimgi tür-kepteri
Karelian: Gyly, Kyyhköi
Kashmiri: [Kotur]
Cornish: durenn, Kolomm an garrek, Turen
Latin: Streptopelia turtur
Luxembourgish: Duerteldauf
Ladin: Colomba salvaria
Lithuanian: paprastasis, Paprastasis purplelis, purplelis
Latvian: parasta ubele, parastā ūbele, ūbele
Macedonian: grlica, грлица, Прлица
Mongolian: Өрнийн хүүрцгэнэ, Хүүрзгэнэ, Хүүрцгэнэ
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠦᠷᠦᠨ᠎ᠡ ᠵᠢᠨ ᠬᠦᠷᠴᠡᠭᠡᠨ᠎ᠡ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠬᠦᠷᠴᠡᠭᠡᠨ᠎ᠡ
Mongolian (Transliteration): khüürtsgen, örniŋ khüürtsgen
Malay: Burung Merpati
Maltese: gamiema
Dutch: Europese tortelduif, Tortel, Tortelduif, Zomertortel
Norwegian: Mongolturteldue, Turteldue
Occitan: Colomb, tortora
Polish: Sierpówka, turkawka, turkawka (zwyczajna), turkawka zwyczajna
Pinyin: ōu bān-jiū
Portuguese: Pombo-domestico, rola, Rola Europeia, Rola-brava, Rola-comum, Rola-Europeia
Portuguese (Brazil): Pombo-domestico
Portuguese (Portugal): Rola-brava
Romansh: Columba selvadia, turturella
Romanian: Bareski-golumbaika, Baresko-golumbo, turturica, turturică
Romany: Bareski-golumbaika
Russian: gorlica, gorlinka, Obyknovennaya Gorlitsa, горлинка, горлица, Горлица обыкновенная, Обыкновенная горлица, Обыкновенной горлица
Sardinian: trutiri, Trùttini, Trùttuli, trùtture, trůtture, truvamassaju, turture
Scots: Calman tuchan, calman-tùchan
Northern Sami: Irgeduvvá, turtelduvvá
Slovak: hrdlička, Hrdlička poľná
Slovenian: divja grlica, grlica
Albanian: Turtullesha, turtulli
Serbian: grlica, грлица
Swedish: Turturduva
Swahili: Hua wa Ulaya
Tamil: [Mada pura]
Turkmen: üveyik
Turkish: Adi Kumru, Üveyik, Кәдімгі түркептері
Tuvinian: Өеэжик
Ukrainian: gorlicja, горлиця, Горлиця звичайна , Звичайна горлиця
Sorbian, Lower: tujawka, Źiwy gołub
Sorbian, Upper: Dźiwi hołb, tujawka
Chinese: [Ou ban-jiu], 欧斑鸠
Chinese (Traditional): 歐斑鳩

 

         

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