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Silvery Wood-Pigeon

Columba argentina Bonaparte, 1857

The Silvery Pigeon (Columba argentina), also known as Silvery Wood-pigeon or Grey Wood-pigeon is a species of pigeon found in Indonesia and Malaysia. It was thought to be extinct but wild populations were rediscovered in 2008 near Masokut Island might represent this species. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Columba

Scientific:
  Columba argentina

Citation:
  Bonaparte, 1857

Reference:
  Consp.Gen.Av. 2 p.36

Protonym:
  Columba argentina

Avibase ID:
  036DC7FCEB7B39B8

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/036DC7FC

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177075


CRITICALLY ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Columba argentina: islands off of western Sumatra (Simeulue, Babi, Banyak, and Siberut); formerly also on the Mentawai, Riau, and Lingga archipelagos surrounding Sumatra, and on the Anambas, Natunas, and Karimatas islands west of Borneo
English:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon
Czech:
holub stříbrný
German:
Silbertaube
Danish:
Sølvdue
Spanish:
Paloma Plateada
Finnish:
hopeakyyhky
French:
Pigeon argenté
Italian:
Colombaccio argentato
Japanese:
ginmoribato
Japanese:
ギンモリバト
Dutch:
Zilverduif
Norwegian:
Sølvdue
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sølvdue
Polish:
golab srebrzysty
Portuguese:
Pomba-prateada
Russian:
Серебристый голубь
Slovak:
holub striebristý
Swedish:
silverduva
Ukrainian:
Голуб сріблястий
Chinese:
银鸽


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Silvery Wood-pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Silvery Wood-pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Silvery Wood-pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Silvery Wood-pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Silvery Wood-pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Silvery Wood-pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Silvery Wood-pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Silvery Wood-pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Silvery Wood-pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pigeon argenté ( Columba argentina)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pigeon argenté ( Columba argentina)
Clements 1st edition:
Silver Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 3rd edition:
Silver Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 4th edition:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 6th edition:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements, version 2015:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements, version 2016:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements, version 2017:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements, version 2018:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Clements, version 2019:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
eBird version 1.50:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
eBird version 1.52:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
eBird version 1.53:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
eBird version 1.54:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
eBird version 1.55:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
eBird version 2015:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
eBird version 2016:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
eBird version 2019:
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Silver Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Silver Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Silver Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Oriental Bird Club:
Silvery Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
James Lee Peters:
Columba argentina
James Lee Peters (original):
Columba argentina
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Columba argentina
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Silvery Wood-Pigeon ( Columba argentina)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Columba argentina
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Columba argentina

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Colom argentat
Czech: Holub stríbrný, holub stříbrný
Danish: Sølvdue
German: Silbertaube
English: Gray Wood Pigeon, Gray Woodpigeon, Grey Wood Pigeon, Grey Woodpigeon, Silver Pigeon, Silver Wood-Pigeon, Silvery Pigeon, Silvery Wood Pigeon, Silvery Woodpigeon, Silvery Wood-Pigeon
English (IOC): Silvery Pigeon
Spanish: Paloma Plateada
Spanish (Spain): Paloma Plateada
Spanish (HBW): Silvery Wood-Pigeon
Estonian: hõbetuvi
Finnish: Hopeakyyhky
French: Pigeon argenté
Hungarian: ezüstgalamb
Indonesian: Merpatihutan Perak, Merpati-hutan perak
Italian: Colomba rgentata, Colombaccio argentato
Japanese: gimmoribato, ginmoribato
Japanese: ギンモリバト
Scientific: Columba argentina
Lithuanian: Sidabrinis karvelis
Dutch: Zilverduif
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sølvdue
Norwegian: Sølvdue
Polish: golab srebrzysty, gołąb srebrzysty
Portuguese: Pomba-prateada
Russian: Серебристый голубь
Slovak: holub striebristý
Serbian: Srebrni šumski golub
Swedish: Silverduva
Ukrainian: Голуб сріблястий
Chinese: 银鸽
Chinese (Traditional): 銀林鴿

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