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New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon

Ducula goliath (Gray, GR 1859)

The goliath imperial pigeon, also known as the New Caledonian imperial pigeon and the notou, is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. It is endemic to New Caledonia. Its natural habitat is humid forests. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has assessed it as a near-threatened species. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
   Ducula
Scientific:
  Ducula goliath


Original description

Citation:
  (Gray, GR 1859)

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London Part 27(2) p.165 pl.155

Protonym:
  Carpophaga (Phaenorhina) goliath

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32274575


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  C9742D0BA38F0CBD

Avibase ID:
  avibase-C9742D0B

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


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 177374


NEAR THREATENED

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):
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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):
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)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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, version 2021:
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Clements, version 2022:
New Caledonian Imperial-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):
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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 1.54:
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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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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
eBird version 2022:
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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):
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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 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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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):
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:
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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 2.6:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Goliath Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
New Caledonian Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Ducula goliath
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Ducula goliath
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (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, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Goliath Imperial Pigeon ( Ducula goliath)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
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
Esperanto: Novkaledona imperia kolombo
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
Portuguese (Portugal): 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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