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Grey-fronted Dove

Leptotila rufaxilla (Richard & Bernard, 1792)

The Grey-fronted Dove, (Leptotila rufaxilla) is a large New World tropical dove. It is a resident breeder in South America from Colombia, Venezuela and the Guyanas south to northeast Argentina and Uruguay. Several subspecies exist, among them L. r. hellmayrii from Trinidad and the Paria Peninsula in Venezuela. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Leptotila

Scientific:
  Leptotila rufaxilla

Citation:
  (Richard & Bernard, 1792)

Reference:
  ActesSoc.Hist.Nat.Paris 1 p.118

Protonym:
  Columba Rufaxilla

Avibase ID:
  684B93627ABCE88F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/684B9362

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177176

Geographic range:

  • Leptotila rufaxilla rufaxilla: Venezuela to Guianas and n Brazil (R. Madeira to n Maranhão)
  • Leptotila rufaxilla pallidipectus: Tropical e Colombia and adjacent w Venezuela
  • Leptotila rufaxilla dubusi: SE Colombia and e Ecuador to tepuis of Venezuela and Brazil
  • Leptotila rufaxilla hellmayri: NE Venezuela (Paría Peninsula) and Trinidad
  • Leptotila rufaxilla bahiae: Central Brazil (s Mato Grosso to Bahia)
  • Leptotila rufaxilla reichenbachii: Mato Grosso to Espírito Santo, Paraguay and ne Argentina
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English:
Grey-fronted Dove
Czech:
holub šedočelý
German:
Rotachseltaube
Danish:
Gråpandet Jorddue
Spanish:
Paloma Montaraz Frentiblanca
Finnish:
harmaaotsakyyhky
French:
Colombe à front gris
Italian:
Tortora frontegrigia
Japanese:
haibitaishakobato
Japanese:
ハイビタイシャコバト
Dutch:
Grijskruinduif
Norwegian:
Gråpannedue
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gråpannedue
Polish:
golebik szaroczelny
Portuguese:
Juriti-geniedeira
Portuguese (Brazil):
Juriti-gemedeira
Russian:
Серолобая лептотила
Slovak:
holubec sivočelý
Swedish:
gråpannad duva
Ukrainian:
Горличка сіроголова
Chinese:
灰额棕翅鸠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Colombe à front gris ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Colombe à front gris ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Clements 3rd edition:
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Clements 4th edition:
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
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:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
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:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Leptotila rufaxilla [version 2]
James Lee Peters (original):
Leptotila rufaxilla [version 2]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Leptotila rufaxilla [version 2]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Grey-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Gray-fronted Dove ( Leptotila rufaxilla)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Leptotila rufaxilla [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Leptotila rufaxilla [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Leptotila [rufaxilla or battyi] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Colom feréstec frontgrís
Carib: Werusi
Czech: Holub šedocelý, holub šedočelý
Danish: Gråpandet Jorddue
German: Rotachseltaube
English: Gray fronted Dove, Gray-fronted Dove, Grey fronted Dove, Grey-fronted Dove
English (IOC): Grey-fronted Dove
Spanish: Paloma Cabecigris, Paloma Cabecigrís, Paloma Cabeza Ploma, paloma cabeza-ploma, Paloma Coronigris, Paloma coronigrís, Paloma Frente Celeste, Paloma Montaraz Frentiblanca, Paloma Montaraz Oscura , Paloma Montaraz Rojiza, Tórtola Frentiblanca, Yerutí colorada, Yerutí rojiza
Spanish (Argentine): Yerutí colorada
Spanish (Colombia): Tórtola Frentiblanca
Spanish (Costa Rica): Paloma coronigrís
Spanish (Ecuador): Paloma Frentigrís
Spanish (Spain): Paloma Montaraz Frentiblanca
Spanish (HBW): Gray-fronted Dove
Spanish (Honduras): Paloma coronigris
Spanish (Mexico): Paloma Cabecigris, paloma cabeza ploma, paloma cabeza-ploma
Spanish (Nicaragua): Paloma Cabecigrís
Spanish (Peru): Paloma de Frente Gris
Spanish (Paraguay): Yerutí colorada
Spanish (Uruguay): Paloma Frente Celeste, Paloma Montaraz Oscura
Spanish (Venezuela): Paloma Pipa
Estonian: selva-manteltuvi
Finnish: Harmaaotsakyyhky
French: Colombe à front gris
Guianese Creole French: Toutourèl
Guarani: Jeruti pytâ'i, Jeruti-pytâ'i
Hungarian: szürkearcú pufókgerle
Italian: Tortora frontegrigia
Japanese: haibitaishakobato
Japanese: ハイビタイシャコバト
Karipúna Creole French: Tot
Scientific: Columba Rufaxilla, Leptotila rufaxilla, Leptotila rufaxilla rufaxilla
Lithuanian: pilkakaktė leptotila, Pilkakatė leptotila
Dutch: Grijskruinduif
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gråpannedue
Norwegian: Gråpannedue
Wayampi: Yelusi, Yelusiãsĩ
Palikúr: Wirusí
Polish: golebik szaroczelny, gołębik szaroczelny
Portuguese: gemedeira, juriti-da-floresta, juriti-de-testa-branca, Juriti-gemedeira, Juriti-geniedeira, juriti-verdadeira
Portuguese (Brazil): gemedeira, juriti-da-floresta, juriti-de-testa-branca, Juriti-gemedeira, juriti-verdadeira
Portuguese (Portugal): Juriti-gemedeira
Russian: Серолобая лептотила
Slovak: holubec sivočelý
Serbian: Sivočeli golubić
Sranan: Pasidoifi, Paskadoifi
Swedish: Gråpannad duva
Ukrainian: Горличка сіроголова
Wayana: Walami
Chinese: 灰额棕翅鸠
Chinese (Traditional): 灰額棕翅鳩

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