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Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon

Ducula oceanica (Desmarest, A-G 1826)

The Micronesian imperial pigeon, also known as the Micronesian pigeon, and Belochel is a species of bird in the family Columbidae (doves). It is found in Palau, the Caroline Islands, the Marshall Islands and Nauru. Its habitats include montane forests, secondary forests, forests on beaches, and mangroves. It is threatened by hunting and deforestation, and the IUCN has assessed it as a near-threatened species. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
   Ducula
Scientific:
  Ducula oceanica


Original description

Citation:
  (Desmarest, A-G 1826)

Reference:
   Dict. Sci. Nat. [Levrault] 40 p.316

Protonym:
  Columba oceanica

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25307225


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  069F34CF9702E6A9

Avibase ID:
  avibase-069F34CF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/069F34CF


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 177381


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Ducula oceanica oceanica: Kosrae (e Caroline Islands)
  • Ducula oceanica monacha: Palau Islands and Yap I. (w Caroline Islands)
  • Ducula oceanica teraokai: Truk (Caroline Islands)
  • Ducula oceanica townsendi: Pohnpei (Caroline Islands)
  • Ducula oceanica ratakensis: Marshall Islands (Wotje, Ailinglaplap, Arno and Jaluit)
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English:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon
Catalan:
Colom imperial de Micronèsia
Czech:
holub mikronéský
Danish:
Mikronesisk Kejserdue
German:
Karolinenfruchttaube
Spanish:
Dúcula de Micronesia
Spanish (Spain):
Dúcula de Micronesia
Finnish:
sarvikeisarikyyhky
French:
Carpophage de Micronésie
Croatian:
mikronezijska voćarica
Hungarian:
mikronéz császárgalamb
Italian:
Piccione imperiale di Micronesia
Japanese (romaji):
kobubato
Japanese:
コブバト
Lithuanian:
Mikronezinis imperatoriškasis karvelis
Dutch:
Micronesische Muskaatduif
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Mikronesiakeisardue
Norwegian:
Mikronesiakeiserdue
Polish:
muszkatela szarogłowa
Portuguese:
pombo-imperial-micronésio
Russian:
Микронезийский плодовый голубь
Slovak:
plodožer mikronézsky
Serbian:
Mikronezijski imperijalni golub
Swedish:
mikronesisk kejsarduva
Ukrainian:
Пінон мікронезійський
Chinese:
密克皇鸠
Chinese (Traditional):
密克羅尼西亞皇鳩


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Carpophage de Micronésie ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Carpophage de Micronésie ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Micronesian Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Micronesian Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Micronesian Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Micronesian Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Micronesian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Micronesian Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Ducula oceanica [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Ducula oceanica [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Ducula oceanica [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula oceanica) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ducula oceanica [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ducula oceanica [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Colom imperial de Micronèsia, Dúcula de Micronèsia
Czech: Holub mikronéský
Danish: Mikronesisk Kejserdue
German: Karolinenfruchttaube
English: Micronesian Fruit Dove, Micronesian Imperial Pigeon, Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon, Micronesian Pigeon
English, HBW: Micronesian Imperial-pigeon
English (IOC): Micronesian Imperial Pigeon
English (United States): Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon
Esperanto: Mikronezia imperia kolombo
Spanish: Dúcula de Micronesia
Spanish (Spain): Dúcula de Micronesia
Spanish (HBW): Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon
Estonian: mikroneesia keisertuvi
Finnish: Sarvikeisarikyyhky
French: Carpophage de Micronésie, Carpophage océanique
Croatian: mikronezijska voćarica
Hungarian: mikronéz császárgalamb
Italian: Piccione imperiale della Micronesia, Piccione imperiale di Micronesia
Japanese (romaji): kobubato
Japanese: コブバト
Scientific: Columba oceanica, Ducula oceanica, Ducula oceanica oceanica
Lithuanian: Mikronezinis imperatoriškasis karvelis
Dutch: Micronesische Muskaatduif
Norwegian Nynorsk: Mikronesiakeisardue
Norwegian: Mikronesiakeiserdue
Palauan: Belochel
Polish: muszkatela szaroglowa, muszkatela szarogłowa
Portuguese: pombo-imperial-micronésio
Portuguese (Portugal): pombo-imperial-micronésio
Russian: Микронезийский плодовый голубь, Микронезийский плодоядный голубь
Slovak: plodožer mikronézsky
Serbian: Mikronezijski imperijalni golub
Swedish: Mikronesisk kejsarduva
Turkish: Mikronezya has güvercini
Ukrainian: Пінон мікронезійський
Chinese: 密克皇鸠
Chinese (Traditional): 密克羅尼西亞皇鳩

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