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Brown Cuckoo-Dove

Macropygia phasianella (Temminck, 1821)

The Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove, or Brown Cuckoo-Dove (Macropygia amboinensis) is a dove in the genus Macropygia. In Australia, it is sometimes called "Brown Pigeon" or "Pheasant Pigeon", but both are best avoided, as they can lead to confusion with the brown doves and the true Pheasant Pigeon. The taxonomy of the Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove is disputed, and some authorities split it into two species: M. amboinensis (Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove) of eastern Indonesia and Papua New Guinea, and M. phasianella (Brown Cuckoo-Dove) of eastern Australia from Weipa and Aurukun in the north to Bega in the south, and most inland at Atherton and Toowoomba. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Macropygia

Scientific:
  Macropygia phasianella

Citation:
  (Temminck, 1821)

Reference:
  Trans.Linn.Soc.London(1) 13 p.129

Protonym:
  Columba phasianella

Avibase ID:
  1CFF2F57787B00B6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1CFF2F57

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 677165

Geographic range:

  • Macropygia phasianella: Coastal e Australia (Cape York to e Victoria)
English:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove
Czech:
holub bažantí
German:
Maronentaube
Danish:
Australsk Gøgedue
Spanish:
Tórtola cuco parda
Finnish:
ruskokäkikyyhky
French:
Phasianelle brune
Italian:
Tortora cuculo bruna
Japanese:
onagabato
Japanese:
オナガバト
Dutch:
Australische Koekoeksduif
Norwegian:
Kanelgjøkdue
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kanelgaukdue
Polish:
kasztanówka bazancia
Portuguese:
Pombo-cuco-marrom
Russian:
Тёмная кукушковая горлица
Slovak:
hrdlica bažantia
Swedish:
röd gökduva
Ukrainian:
Горлиця бура
Chinese:
褐鹃鸠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Phasianelle brune ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Slender-billed Cuckoo Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Slender-billed Cuckoo Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
Clements, version 2017:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
Clements, version 2018:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
eBird version 1.50:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
eBird version 2017:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
eBird version 2018:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Brown Cuckoo-dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
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:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 4]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Brown Cuckoo-Dove ( Macropygia phasianella) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Macropygia phasianella [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Macropygia [amboinensis, doreya or phasianella] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Tórtora-cucut bruna
Czech: Holub bažantí
Danish: Australsk Gøgedue
German: Fasanetaube, Maronentaube
English: Brown Cuckoo Dove, Brown Cuckoo-Dove, Large Brown Cuckoo Dove, Large Brown Cuckoo-Dove, Red Cuckoo Dove, Reddish Cuckoo Dove, Slender-billed Cuckoo Dove, Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove
English (Australia): Brown Cuckoo-Dove (Australian)
English (IOC): Brown Cuckoo-Dove
Spanish: Tórtola Cuco Parda, Tórtola-cuco Parda
Spanish (Spain): Tórtola Cuco Parda
Spanish (HBW): Brown Cuckoo-Dove
Estonian: austraalia kägutuvi
Finnish: Ruskokäkikyyhky
French: Colombe à queue de faisan, Phasianelle brune
Hungarian: barna kakukkgalamb
Italian: Colomba fagiano, Tortora cuculo bruna
Japanese: onagabato
Japanese: オナガバト
Scientific: Columba phasianella, Macropygia amboinensis phasianella, Macropygia phasianella, Macropygia phasianella phasianella
Lithuanian: rudasis gegutinis purplelis
Dutch: Australische Koekoeksduif
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kanelgaukdue
Norwegian: Kanelgjøkdue
Polish: kasztanówka bazancia, kasztanówka bażancia, Kasztanówka cienkodzioba
Portuguese: Pombo-cuco-marrom
Russian: Большая бурая кукушковая горлица, Большая тёмная кукушковая горлица, Тёмная кукушковая горлица
Slovak: hrdlica bažantia
Serbian: Smeđi kukavičji golub
Swedish: Röd gökduva
Ukrainian: Горлиця бура
Chinese: 乌鹃鸠, 褐鹃鸠
Chinese (Traditional): 褐鵑鳩

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