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Dusky Turtle-Dove

Streptopelia lugens (Rüppell, 1837)

The dusky turtle dove is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. It is found in Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, and Zambia. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
   Streptopelia
Scientific:
  Streptopelia lugens


Original description

Citation:
  (Rüppell, 1837)

Reference:
  NeueWirbelth.Vog. p.64 pl.22 fig.2

Protonym:
  Columba lugens

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37140152


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  8770C6A77E1F4EC5

Avibase ID:
  avibase-8770C6A7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8770C6A7


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 177141

Geographic range:

  • Streptopelia lugens: Montane forests of e Africa and sw Arabia
English:
Dusky Turtle-Dove
Catalan:
Tórtora fosca
Czech:
hrdlička temná
Danish:
Mørk Turteldue
German:
Trauerturteltaube
Spanish:
Tórtola Oscura
Spanish (Spain):
Tórtola Oscura
Finnish:
ruostesiipikyyhky
French:
Tourterelle à poitrine rose
Croatian:
siva grlica
Hungarian:
gyászos gerle
Icelandic:
Rökkurdúfa
Italian:
Tortora fosca
Japanese (romaji):
kuroerikijibato
Japanese:
クロエリキジバト
Lithuanian:
Tamsusis purplelis
Dutch:
Rouwtortel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Rustvengdue
Norwegian:
Rustvingedue
Polish:
turkawka żałobna
Portuguese:
Rola-de-peito-rosa
Russian:
Тёмная горлица
Slovak:
hrdlička tmavá
Serbian:
Tamna grlica
Swedish:
mörk turturduva
Ukrainian:
Горлиця темна
Chinese:
粉胸斑鸠
Chinese (Traditional):
粉胸斑鳩


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Dusky Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia lugens) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Dusky Turtle-dove ( Streptopelia lugens) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Tourterelle à poitrine rose ( Streptopelia lugens) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Tourterelle à poitrine rose ( Streptopelia lugens) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements, version 2021:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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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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Clements, version 2019:
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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 1.55:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Dusky Turtle Dove ( Streptopelia lugens) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Streptopelia lugens [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Streptopelia [lugens or hypopyrrha] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Donkertortelduif
Bashkir: тоноҡ әберсен
Belarusian: Цёмная туркаўка
Bulgarian: Тъмна гургулица
Catalan: Tórtora fosca
Czech: Hrdlicka temná, hrdlička temná
Welsh: Turtur dywyll
Danish: Mørk Turteldue
German: Trauerturteltaube
Greek: Σκoτειvoτρύγονο
English: Abyssinian Pink-breasted Turtle Dove, Black-breasted Dove, Duskey turtle dove, Dusky Turtle Dove, Dusky Turtle-Dove, East African Pink-breasted Turtle Dove, Pink-breasted Dove, Pink-breasted Turtle Dove, Pink-breatsed Dove
English (United Kingdom): Dusky Turtle Dove
English, HBW: Dusky Turtle-dove
English (IOC): Dusky Turtle Dove
English (Kenya): Dusky Turtle Dove
English (United States): Dusky Turtle-Dove
Esperanto: Malhela turto
Spanish: Tórtola Oscura
Spanish (Spain): Tórtola Oscura
Spanish (HBW): Dusky Turtle-Dove
Estonian: mägi-turteltuvi
Basque: Usapal ilun
Finnish: Ruostesiipikyyhky
French: Tourterelle à poitrine rose, Tourterelle cendrée
Frisian: Routoarteldo
Irish: Fearán dorcha
Galician: Rola de peito rosa
Hebrew: תור כהה
Croatian: siva grlica
Hungarian: gyászos gerle
Icelandic: Rökkurdúfa
Italian: Tortora fosca, Tortora piangente
Japanese (romaji): kuroerikijibato
Japanese: クロエリキジバト
Scientific: Columba lugens, Stigmatopelia lugens funebrea, Streptopelia lugens, Streptopelia lugens funebrea, Streptopelia lugens lugens, Streptopelia orientalis lugens
Lithuanian: Tamsusis purplelis
Latvian: tumšā ūbele
Dutch: Rouwtortel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Rustvengdue
Norwegian: Rustvingedue
Polish: turkawka zalobna, Turkawka żałobna
Portuguese: Rola-de-peito-rosa, Rola-escura
Portuguese (Portugal): rola-escura
Rhaeto-Romance: Turturella fustga
Romanian: Turturică întunecată
Russian: Тёмная горлица
Northern Sami: Ruostasoadjaduvvá
Slovak: hrdlička tmavá
Slovenian: Mrka grlica
Serbian: Mrka grlica, Tamna grlica
Swedish: Mörk turkduva, Mörk turturduva
Swahili: Hua Kijivucheusi
Turkish: Boz Üveyik, karaca üveyik
Ukrainian: Горлиця темна
Chinese: 粉胸斑鸠
Chinese (Traditional): 粉胸斑鳩

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