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Grey-headed or Brown-backed Dove

Leptotila [plumbeiceps or battyi] (= Leptotila plumbeiceps) Sclater & Salvin, 1868

The Grey-headed Dove (Leptotila plumbeiceps) is a large New World tropical dove. It is a resident breeder from eastern Mexico to western Panama. It was formerly considered conspecific with the Grey-fronted Dove, L. rufaxilla, of South America and the Grenada Dove, L. wellsi, of Grenada. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Leptotila

Scientific:
  Leptotila plumbeiceps

Citation:
  Sclater & Salvin, 1868

Reference:
  PZS Pt1 p.59

Protonym:
  Leptoptila [sic] plumbeiceps

Avibase ID:
  A2066DD0B1F995E3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A2066DD0

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177175

Geographic range:

  • Leptotila plumbeiceps plumbeiceps: SE Mexico (s Tamaulipas), w Costa Rica and w Colombia
  • Leptotila plumbeiceps notia: Caribbean slope of w Panama
  • Leptotila battyi battyi: Isla Coiba (off s-central Panama)
  • Leptotila battyi malae: Pacific slope of Panama (s Veraguas and w Herrera); Cébaco I.
English:
Grey-headed or Brown-backed Dove
Czech:
holub šedohlavý
German:
Graukopftaube
Danish:
Gråhovedet Jorddue
Spanish:
Paloma Montaraz Cabecigrís
Finnish:
meksikonjuoksukyyhky
French:
Colombe à calotte grise ou C. du Panama
Italian:
Tortora testagrigia
Japanese:
haigashirashakobato
Japanese:
ハイガシラシャコバト
Dutch:
Grijskopduif
Norwegian:
Blyhettedue
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Blyhettedue
Polish:
golebik siwoglowy
Russian:
Свинцовоголовая лептотила
Slovak:
holubec sivohlavý
Swedish:
Gråhuvad duva
Ukrainian:
Горличка мексиканська
Chinese:
灰头棕翅鸠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Grey-headed or Brown-backed Dove ( Leptotila [plumbeiceps or battyi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Grey-headed or Brown-backed Dove ( Leptotila [plumbeiceps or battyi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Grey-headed or Brown-backed Dove ( Leptotila [plumbeiceps or battyi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Grey-headed or Brown-backed Dove ( Leptotila [plumbeiceps or battyi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Grey-headed or Brown-backed Dove ( Leptotila [plumbeiceps or battyi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Grey-headed or Brown-backed Dove ( Leptotila [plumbeiceps or battyi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Grey-headed or Brown-backed Dove ( Leptotila [plumbeiceps or battyi])
Clements 1st edition:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements 3rd edition:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements, version 2015:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements, version 2018:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Clements, version 2019:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
eBird version 1.50:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
eBird version 1.53:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
eBird version 1.54:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
eBird version 1.55:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
eBird version 2019:
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Grey-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Grey-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps) [version 2]
James Lee Peters:
Leptotila plumbeiceps [version 2]
James Lee Peters (original):
Leptotila plumbeiceps [version 2]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Leptotila plumbeiceps [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Gray-headed Dove ( Leptotila plumbeiceps)

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Leptotila [rufaxilla, battyi or plumbeiceps]

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Catalan: Colom feréstec capgrís
Czech: holub šedohlavý
Danish: Gråhovedet Jorddue
German: Graukopftaube
English: Gray-headed Dove, Grey-headed Dove, Grey-headed or Brown-backed Dove
English (IOC): Grey-headed/Azuero Dove
Spanish: Paloma Cabeza Gris, Paloma Montaraz Cabecigrís
Spanish (Colombia): Tórtola cabeciazul
Spanish (Costa Rica): Paloma Coronigrís
Spanish (Spain): Paloma Montaraz Cabecigrís
Spanish (HBW): Gray-headed Dove
Spanish (Mexico): Paloma Cabeza Gris
Spanish (Panama): Paloma Cabeciceniza
Estonian: laane-manteltuvi
Finnish: meksikonjuoksukyyhky
French: Colombe à calotte grise, Colombe à calotte grise ou C. du Panama
Hungarian: Bonaparte-pufókgerle
Italian: Tortora testagrigia
Japanese: haigashirashakobato
Japanese: ハイガシラシャコバト
Scientific: Leptoptila [sic] plumbeiceps, Leptotila [plumbeiceps or battyi], Leptotila plumbeiceps, Leptotila plumbeiceps plumbeiceps
Lithuanian: Pilkagalvė leptotila
Dutch: Grijskopduif
Norwegian Nynorsk: Blyhettedue
Norwegian: Blyhettedue
Polish: golebik siwoglowy
Russian: Свинцовоголовая лептотила
Slovak: holubec sivohlavý
Serbian: Sivoglavi golubić
Swedish: Gråhuvad duva, gråhuvad duva/panamaduva
Ukrainian: Горличка мексиканська
Chinese: 灰头棕翅鸠
Chinese (Traditional): 灰頭棕翅鳩

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