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Violaceous Quail-Dove
Geotrygon violacea (Temminck, 1809)
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Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Geotrygon

Scientific:
  Geotrygon violacea

Citation:
  (Temminck, 1809)

Reference:
  LesPigeons[Knip] livr.7 p.67 pl.29

Protonym:
  Columba Violacea

Avibase ID:
  391978757FB7D503

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/39197875

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177192

Geographic range:

  • Geotrygon violacea violacea: Suriname to e Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay and ne Argentina
  • Geotrygon violacea albiventer: Nicaragua to n Colombia and w Venezuela
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Violaceous Quail-Dove
Czech:
  holub fialový
German:
  Bischofstaube
Danish:
  Violet Vagteldue
Spanish:
  Paloma perdiz violácea
Finnish:
  ametistiviiriäiskyyhky
French:
  Colombe à nuque violette
Icelandic:
  Daggardúfa
Italian:
  Tortora quaglia violacea
Japanese:
  shiroharauzurabato
Japanese:
  シロハラウズラバト
Dutch:
  Bisschopskwartelduif
Norwegian:
  Ametystvakteldue
Polish:
  blyskotek fioletowy
Portuguese:
  Juriti-roxa
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Juriti-vermelha
Russian:
  Фиолетовый земляной голубь
Slovak:
  holubec fialový
Swedish:
  violett vaktelduva
Chinese:
  紫鹑鸠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Colombe à nuque violette ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Colombe à nuque violette ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Violaceous Quail Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Violaceous Quail Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Violaceous Quail Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Violaceous Quail Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Violaceous Quail Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Violaceous Quail Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
   Violaceous Quail-dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Oreopeleia violacea [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Oreopeleia violacea [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Oreopeleia violacea [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
   Violaceous Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon violacea) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Geotrygon violacea [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Geotrygon violacea [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Colom-guatlla violàci
Czech: Holub fialový
Danish: Violet Vagteldue
German: Bischofstaube
English: Violaceous Quail Dove, Violaceous Quail-Dove, Violaceus Quail Dove
English (IOC): Violaceous Quail-Dove
Spanish: P violacea, Paloma montera violácea, Paloma Perdiz de Vientre Blanco, Paloma perdiz Violácea, Paloma Violácea, Paloma-perdiz Violácea
Spanish (Argentine): P violacea, Paloma montera violácea
Spanish (Colombia): Paloma-perdiz Violácea
Spanish (Costa Rica): Paloma-Perdiz Violácea
Spanish (Spain): Paloma Perdiz Violácea
Spanish (HBW): Violaceous Quail-Dove
Spanish (Nicaragua): Paloma Violácea
Spanish (Panama): Paloma-Perdiz Violácea
Spanish (Peru): Paloma-Perdiz Violácea
Spanish (Paraguay): Paloma montera violácea
Spanish (Venezuela): Paloma Perdiz Violácea
Estonian: ametüst-töbituvi
Finnish: Ametistiviiriäiskyyhky
French: Colombe à nuque violette
Guarani: Jeruti pirângâ
Hungarian: püspök földigalamb
Icelandic: Daggardúfa
Italian: Tortora quaglia violacea
Japanese: shiroharauzurabato
Japanese: シロハラウズラバト
Scientific: Columba Violacea, Geotrygon violacea, Geotrygon violacea violacea, Oreopeleia violacea
Lithuanian: Violetinis putpelinis karvelis
Dutch: Bisschopskwartelduif
Norwegian Nynorsk: Ametystvakteldue
Norwegian: Ametystvakteldue
Polish: blyskotek fioletowy, błyskotek fioletowy
Portuguese: cabocla-violeta, juriti-da-mata, juriti-piranga, Juriti-roxa, juriti-vermelha, parari, pomba-cabocla, vevuia
Portuguese (Brazil): cabocla-violeta, juriti-da-mata, juriti-piranga, juriti-roxa, Juriti-vermelha, parari, pomba-cabocla, vevuia
Portuguese (Portugal): Juriti-vermelha
Russian: Фиолетовый земляной голубь
Slovak: holubec fialový
Swedish: Violett vaktelduva
Ukrainian: Голубок фіолетовий
Chinese: 紫鹑鸠
Chinese (Traditional): 紫鶉鳩

 

         

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