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Sapphire Quail-Dove

Geotrygon saphirina Bonaparte, 1855

The Sapphire Quail-Dove (Geotrygon saphirina) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family. It is found in Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Geotrygon

Scientific:
  Geotrygon saphirina

Citation:
  Bonaparte, 1855

Reference:
  Compt.Rend. 40 p.101

Protonym:
  Geotrygon saphirina

Avibase ID:
  B6C1516E4419055C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B6C1516E

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)
English:
Sapphire Quail-Dove
Czech:
holub safírový
German:
Saphirtaube
Danish:
Safirvagteldue
Spanish:
Paloma perdiz zafiro
Finnish:
palettiviiriäiskyyhky
French:
Colombe saphir
Italian:
Tortora quaglia zaffiro
Japanese:
kurohigeuzurabato
Japanese:
クロヒゲウズラバト
Dutch:
Saffierkwartelduif
Norwegian:
Praktvakteldue
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Praktvakteldue
Polish:
blyskotek 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


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
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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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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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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eBird version 1.52:
Sapphire Quail-Dove (Sapphire) ( Geotrygon saphirina saphirina/rothschildi)
eBird version 1.53:
Sapphire Quail-Dove (Sapphire) ( Geotrygon saphirina saphirina/rothschildi)
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:
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eBird version 2018:
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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 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 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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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 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
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South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
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South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
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South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Sapphire Quail-Dove ( Geotrygon saphirina) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Geotrygon saphirina [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Geotrygon [saphirina or purpurata] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Colom-guatlla safir
Czech: holub safírový
Danish: Safirvagteldue
German: Saphirtaube
English: Sapphire Quail Dove, Sapphire Quail-dove, Sapphire Quail-Dove (Sapphire)
English (IOC): Sapphire Quail-Dove
Spanish: Paloma perdiz zafiro, Paloma-perdiz Zafirina, Paloma-perdiz Zafiro
Spanish (Colombia): Paloma-perdiz Zafirina
Spanish (Ecuador): Paloma Perdiz Zafiro
Spanish (Spain): Paloma Perdiz Zafiro
Spanish (HBW): Sapphire Quail-Dove
Spanish (Peru): Paloma-Perdiz Zafiro
Estonian: safiir-töbituvi
Finnish: palettiviiriäiskyyhky
French: Colombe saphir
Hungarian: zafír földigalamb
Italian: Tortora quaglia zaffiro
Japanese: kurohigeuzurabato
Japanese: クロヒゲウズラバト
Scientific: Geotrygon saphirina, Geotrygon saphirina saphirina, Geotrygon saphirina saphirina/rothschildi, Osculatia saphirina
Lithuanian: Mėlynasis putpelinis karvelis
Dutch: Saffierkwartelduif
Norwegian Nynorsk: Praktvakteldue
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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