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New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon

Ducula goliath (Gray, GR, 1859)

The Goliath Imperial Pigeon (Ducula goliath) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family. It is endemic to New Caledonia. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Ducula

Scientific:
  Ducula goliath

Citation:
  (Gray, GR, 1859)

Reference:
  Proc.Zool.Soc.London p.165 pl.155

Protonym:
  Carpophaga (Phaenorhina) goliath

Avibase ID:
  C9742D0BA38F0CBD

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C9742D0B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177374

Geographic range:

  • Ducula goliath: Montane forests of New Caledonia and Isle of Pines
English:
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon
Catalan:
Colom imperial Goliat
Czech:
holub goliáš
Danish:
Goliatkejserdue
German:
Riesenfruchttaube
Spanish:
Dúcula Goliat
Spanish (Spain):
Dúcula Goliat
Finnish:
mustakeisarikyyhky
French:
Carpophage géant
Croatian:
novokaledonska voćarica
Hungarian:
új-kaledón császárgalamb
Italian:
Piccione imperiale di New Caledonia
Japanese (romaji):
oomikadobato
Japanese:
オオミカドバト
Lithuanian:
Didysis imperatoriškasis karvelis
Dutch:
Reuzenmuskaatduif
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Goliatkeisardue
Norwegian:
Goliatkeiserdue
Polish:
muszkatela nowokaledońska
Portuguese:
Pombo-imperial-gigante
Russian:
Новокаледонский плодовый голубь
Slovak:
plodožer veľký
Swedish:
jättekejsarduva
Ukrainian:
Пінон новокаледонський
Chinese:
巨皇鸠
Chinese (Traditional):
巨皇鳩


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
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:
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
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):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Carpophage géant ( Ducula goliath)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Carpophage géant ( Ducula goliath)
Clements 1st edition:
New Caledonian Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Clements 3rd edition:
New Caledonian Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Clements 4th edition:
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
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:
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
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):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
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 1.54:
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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:
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
eBird version 2019:
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
New Caledonian Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
New Caledonian Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Goliath Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Goliath Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Goliath Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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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 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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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 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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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 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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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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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Goliath Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
James Lee Peters:
Ducula goliath
James Lee Peters (original):
Ducula goliath
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Ducula goliath
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Goliath Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ducula goliath
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ducula goliath

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Colom imperial Goliat, Dúcula goliat
Czech: Holub goliáš
Danish: Goliatkejserdue
German: Goliathtaube, Riesenfruchttaube
English: Giant Imperial Pigeon, Giant Imperial-Pigeon, Giant Pigeon, Goliath Imperial Pigeon, Goliath Imperial-Pigeon, New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon, New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon, New Caledonian Pigeon, Notu Pigeon
English, HBW: New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon
English (IOC): Goliath Imperial Pigeon
English (United States): New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon
Spanish: Dúcula Goliat
Spanish (Spain): Dúcula Goliat
Spanish (HBW): New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon
Estonian: tume-keisertuvi
Finnish: Mustakeisarikyyhky
French: Carpophage géant
Croatian: novokaledonska voćarica
Hungarian: új-kaledón császárgalamb
Italian: Piccione imperiale della Nuova Caledonia, Piccione imperiale di New Caledonia
Japanese (romaji): oomikadobato
Japanese: オオミカドバト
Scientific: Carpophaga (Phaenorhina) goliath, Ducula goliath
Lithuanian: Didysis imperatoriškasis karvelis
Dutch: Reuzenmuskaatduif
Norwegian Nynorsk: Goliatkeisardue
Norwegian: Goliatkeiserdue
Polish: muszkatela nowokaledonska, muszkatela nowokaledońska
Portuguese: Pombo-imperial-gigante
Russian: Новокаледонский плодовый голубь, Новокаледонский плодоядный голубь
Slovak: plodožer veľký
Swedish: Jättekejsarduva
Turkish: Büyük has güvercin
Ukrainian: Пінон новокаледонський
Chinese: 巨皇鸠
Chinese (Traditional): 巨皇鳩

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