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Nilgiri Wood-Pigeon
Columba elphinstonii (Sykes, 1832)
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Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Columba

Scientific:
  Columba elphinstonii

Citation:
  (Sykes, 1832)

Reference:
  PZS Pt2 no.23 p.149

Protonym:
  Ptilinopus Elphinstonii

Avibase ID:
  5813ADBEB25F162F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/5813ADBE

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555618


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Columba elphinstonii: SW India (Western Ghats)
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Nilgiri Wood-Pigeon
Czech:
  holub nilgirský
German:
  Nilgiritaube
Danish:
  Nilgiridue
Spanish:
  Paloma de los Nilgiris
Finnish:
  nilgirinkyyhky
French:
  Pigeon d'Elphinstone
Italian:
  Colombaccio delle Nilgiri
Japanese:
  kanokomoribato
Japanese:
  カノコモリバト
Dutch:
  Nilgirihoutduif
Norwegian:
  Nilgiridue
Polish:
  golab brazowogrzbiety
Russian:
  Нильгирийский голубь
Slovak:
  holub hnedochrbtý
Swedish:
  nilgiriduva
Chinese:
  灰头林鸽


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Colom de les muntanyes Nilgiri
Czech: Holub nilgirský
Danish: Nilgiridue
German: Nilgiritaube
English: Nilgiri Pigeon, Nilgiri Wood Pigeon, Nilgiri Woodpigeon, Nilgiri Wood-Pigeon
English (IOC): Nilgiri Wood Pigeon
Spanish: Paloma de los Nilgiris, Paloma de Nilgiris
Spanish (Spain): Paloma de los Nilgiris
Spanish (HBW): Nilgiri Wood-Pigeon
Estonian: ghati tuvi
Finnish: Nilgirinkyyhky
French: Pigeon d’Elphinstone, Pigeon d'Elphinstone
Hungarian: nilgiri galamb
Italian: Colombaccio delle Nilgiri, Colombaccio di Nilgiri
Japanese: kanokomoribato
Japanese: カノコモリバト
Latin: Columba elphinstonii, Ptilinopus Elphinstonii
Lithuanian: Nilgirinis karvelis
Malayalam: മരപ്രാവ്, മരപ്രാവ് 
Dutch: Nilgirihoutduif, Nilgiri-houtduif
Norwegian Nynorsk: Nilgiridue
Norwegian: Nilgiridue
Polish: golab brazowogrzbiety, gołąb brązowogrzbiety
Russian: Нильгирийский голубь
Slovak: holub hnedochrbtý
Serbian: Nilgiri šumski golub
Swedish: Nilgiriduva
Tamil: Nilagiri Kattu Pura
Ukrainian: Голуб нільгирійський
Chinese: 灰头林鸽
Chinese (Traditional): 灰頭林鴿

 

         

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