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Mauritius Wood-Pigeon

Columba thiriouxi Hume, 2011

Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Columba

Scientific:
  Columba thiriouxi

Citation:
  Hume, 2011

Reference:
  Zootaxa 3124: 1-62

Protonym:
  Columba thiriouxi

Avibase ID:
  B01378DFDE407C6D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B01378DF

Taxonomic Serial Number:


EXTINCT

Geographic range:

  • Columba thiriouxi: Extinct. Formerly occurred on Mauritius; likely disappeared some time after introduction of cats (1700) and rats (1735)
English:
Mauritius Wood-Pigeon
French:
Pigeon de Maurice
Swedish:
mauritiusskogsduva


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Mauritius Wood-Pigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Mauritius Wood-Pigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Mauritius Wood-Pigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Mauritius Wood-Pigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Mauritius Wood-Pigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Mauritius Woodpigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Mauritius Woodpigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Mauritius Woodpigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Mauritius Woodpigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Mauritius Woodpigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Mauritius Woodpigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Clements, version 2019:
Mauritius Wood-Pigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
eBird version 2019:
Mauritius Wood-Pigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Mauritius Woodpigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Mauritius Woodpigeon ( Columba thiriouxi)

Taxonomic status:

Species status: fossil species (extinct)

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Colom de l'illa Maurici
English: Mauritius Wood Pigeon, Mauritius Woodpigeon, Mauritius Wood-Pigeon
French: Pigeon de Maurice
Scientific: Columba thiriouxi
Swedish: mauritiusskogsduva

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