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Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove

Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata] (= Geotrygon saphirina) Bonaparte, CLJL 1855

The sapphire quail-dove is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. It is found in Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
   Geotrygon
Scientific:
  Geotrygon saphirina


Original description

Citation:
  Bonaparte, CLJL 1855

Reference:
   Compt. Rend. Hebd. Acad. Sci. 40 p.101

Protonym:
  Geotrygon saphirina

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4616654


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  752172925F6CF446

Avibase ID:
  avibase-75217292

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/75217292


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 177189

Geographic range:

  • Geotrygon saphirina saphirina: Trop. e Ecuador to se Peru and extreme w Amazonian Brazil
  • Geotrygon saphirina rothschildi: SE Peru (Marcapata Valley)
  • Geotrygon purpurata: Humid forests of nw Colombia to w Ecuador
English:
Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove
French:
Colombe saphir ou C. violacée


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Sapphire Quail-dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Sapphire Quail-dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Sapphire Quail-dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Sapphire Quail-dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Sapphire Quail-dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Sapphire Quail-dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Sapphire Quail-dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Sapphire Quail-dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Sapphire Quail-dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Colombe saphir ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Colombe saphir ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Sapphire Quail Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Sapphire Quail Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Sapphire Quail Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Sapphire Quail Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Sapphire Quail Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Sapphire Quail Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Sapphire Quail-dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Osculatia saphirina [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Osculatia saphirina [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Osculatia saphirina [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Geotrygon saphirina [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Catalan: Colom-guatlla safir
Czech: Holub safírový
Danish: Safirvagteldue
German: Saphirtaube
English: Purple Quail Dove, Purple Quail-Dove, Saphire Quail-Dove, Sapphire Quail Dove, Sapphire Quail or Purple-crowned Quail-Dove, Sapphire Quail-Dove
Esperanto: Safira koturnokolombo
Spanish: Paloma Perdiz Zafira, Paloma perdiz Zafiro, Paloma-perdiz Zafirina, Paloma-perdiz Zafiro
Spanish (Colombia): Paloma-perdiz Zafirina
Spanish (Peru): Paloma-Perdiz Zafiro
Estonian: safiir-töbituvi
Finnish: Palettiviiriäiskyyhky
French: Colombe perdrix du Pérou, Colombe saphir, Colombe saphir ou C. à calotte bleue, Colombe saphir ou C. violacée
Hungarian: zafír földigalamb
Italian: Tortora quaglia zaffiro
Japanese (romaji): kurohigeuzurabato
Japanese: クロヒゲウズラバト
Scientific: Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata], Geotrygon saphirina, Geotrygon saphirina saphirina, Geotrygon saphrina, Osculatia saphirina
Lithuanian: Mėlynasis putpelinis karvelis
Dutch: Saffierkwartelduif
Norwegian: Praktvakteldue
Polish: blyskotek szafirowy, błyskotek szafirowy
Portuguese: juriti-safira
Portuguese (Brazil): Juriti-safira
Russian: Сапфировый земляной голубь
Slovak: holubec zafírový
Swedish: Safirvaktelduva
Ukrainian: Голубок сапфіровий
Chinese: 青蓝鹑鸠
Chinese (Traditional): 寶藍鶉鳩

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