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Whistling Dove

Ptilinopus layardi Elliot, 1878

The Whistling Fruit Dove (Ptilinopus layardi), also known as the Velvet Dove or Yellow-headed Dove, is a small fruit dove from Fiji. The species is endemic to the islands of Kadavu and Ono in the Kadavu Group in the south of Fiji. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Columbiformes
Family:
  Columbidae
Genus:
  Ptilinopus

Scientific:
  Ptilinopus layardi

Citation:
  Elliot, 1878

Reference:
  PZS Pt3 p.567

Protonym:
  Ptilinopus layardi

Avibase ID:
  457D9C388F2B0758

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/457D9C38

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177324


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Ptilinopus layardi: Fiji (Kadavu and Ono)
English:
Whistling Dove
Czech:
holub Layardův
German:
Smaragdfruchttaube
Danish:
Gulhovedet Frugtdue
Spanish:
Tilopo de la Kadavu
Finnish:
viheltäjäkyyhky
French:
Ptilope de Layard
Italian:
Tortora fischiatrice
Japanese:
kigashirahimeaobato
Japanese:
キガシラヒメアオバト
Dutch:
Geelkopjufferduif
Norwegian:
Fløyelsfruktdue
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Fløyelsfruktdue
Polish:
owocozer zóltoglowy
Russian:
Желтоголовый пёстрый голубь
Slovak:
pestroš hvízdavý
Swedish:
kadavufruktduva
Ukrainian:
Тілопо жовтоголовий
Chinese:
黄头果鸠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Whistling Dove ( Chrysoena viridis)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Whistling Dove ( Chrysoena viridis)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Whistling Dove ( Chrysoena viridis)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Whistling Dove ( Chrysoena viridis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Whistling Dove ( Chrysoena viridis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Whistling Dove ( Chrysoena viridis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Ptilope de Layard ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Ptilope de Layard ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 1st edition:
Yellow-headed Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 3rd edition:
Yellow-headed Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 4th edition:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 6th edition:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements, version 2015:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements, version 2016:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements, version 2017:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements, version 2018:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Clements, version 2019:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
eBird version 1.50:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
eBird version 1.52:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
eBird version 1.53:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
eBird version 1.54:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
eBird version 1.55:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
eBird version 2015:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
eBird version 2016:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
eBird version 2017:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
eBird version 2018:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
eBird version 2019:
Velvet Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Yellow-headed Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Yellow-headed Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Whistling Dove ( Chrysoena viridis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Whistling Dove ( Chrysoena viridis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Whistling Dove ( Chrysoena viridis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Whistling Dove ( Chrysoena viridis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Whistling Fruit Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
James Lee Peters (original):
Chrysoena viridis
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Chrysoena viridis
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Whistling Dove ( Ptilinopus layardi)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ptilinopus layardi
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ptilinopus layardi

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Tilinop xiulador
Czech: Holub Layarduv, holub Layardův
Danish: Gulhovedet Frugtdue
German: Smaragdfruchttaube, Smaragdtaube
English: Velvet Dove, Whistling Dove, Whistling Fruit Dove, Yellow-headed Dove, Yellow-headed fruit dove, Yellow-headed Fruit-Dove, Yllow-headed dove
English (IOC): Whistling Fruit Dove
Spanish: Tilopo de la Kadavu, Tipolo de Cabeza Amarilla
Spanish (Spain): Tilopo de la Kadavu
Spanish (HBW): Velvet Dove
Estonian: viletuvi
Finnish: Viheltäjäkyyhky
French: Ptilope de Layard
Hungarian: sárgafejű gyümölcsgalamb
Italian: Colomba frugivora di Layard, Tortora fischiatrice
Japanese: kigashirahimeaobato
Japanese: キガシラヒメアオバト
Scientific: Chrysoena viridis, Ptilinopus layardi
Lithuanian: Geltongalvis karvelis vaislesys
Dutch: Geelkopjufferduif
Norwegian Nynorsk: Fløyelsfruktdue
Norwegian: Fløyelsfruktdue
Polish: owocozer zóltoglowy, owocożer żółtogłowy
Russian: Желтоголовый пёстрый голубь
Slovak: pestroš hvízdavý
Swedish: Kadavufruktduva
Ukrainian: Тілопо жовтоголовий
Chinese: 黄头果鸠
Chinese (Traditional): 黃頭果鳩

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