Columbidae Check list
A part from the list of Rolf De Buy

ENGMOD ENGNAME GENUS SPECIES AUTHOR YEAR
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Gmelin 1789
Hill Pigeon Columba rupestris Pallas 1811
Snow Pigeon Columba leuconota Vigors 1831
Speckled Pigeon Columba guinea Linnaeus 1758
White-collared Pigeon Columba albitorques Rüppell 1837
Stock Pigeon Columba oenas Linnaeus 1758
Somali Pigeon Columba oliviae Clarke 1918
Pale-backed Pigeon Columba eversmanni Bonaparte 1856
Common Wood-Pigeon Columba palumbus Linnaeus 1758
Trocaz Pigeon Columba trocaz Heineken 1829
Bolle's Pigeon Columba bollii Godman 1872
Laurel Pigeon Columba junoniae Hartert 1916
Afep Pigeon Columba unicincta Cassin 1860
Cameroon Olive-Pigeon Columba sjostedti Reichenow 1901
Sao Tome Olive-Pigeon Columba thomensis Bocage 1888
African Olive-Pigeon Columba arquatrix Temminck 1809
Comoro Olive-Pigeon Columba pollenii Schlegel 1865
Speckled Wood-Pigeon Columba hodgsonii Vigors 1832
White-naped Pigeon Columba albinucha Sassi 1911
Ashy Wood-Pigeon Columba pulchricollis Blyth 1846
Nilgiri Wood-Pigeon Columba elphinstonii (Sykes) 1832
Ceylon Wood-Pigeon Columba torringtoni Bonaparte 1854
Pale-capped Pigeon Columba punicea Blyth 1842
Silvery Wood-Pigeon Columba argentina Bonaparte 1854
Andaman Wood-Pigeon Columba palumboides Hume 1873
Japanese Wood-Pigeon Columba janthina Temminck 1830
Metallic Pigeon Columba vitiensis Quoy & Gaimard 1830
White-headed Pigeon Columba leucomela Temminck 1821
Bonin Wood-Pigeon@ Columba versicolor Kittlitz 1832
Ryukyu Pigeon Columba jouyi (Stejneger) 1887
Yellow-legged Pigeon Columba pallidiceps (Ramsay,EP) 1877
White-crowned Pigeon Columba leucocephala Linnaeus 1758
Scaled Pigeon Columba speciosa Gmelin 1789
Scaly-naped Pigeon Columba squamosa Bonnaterre 1792
Bare-eyed Pigeon Columba corensis Jacquin 1784
Picazuro Pigeon Columba picazuro Temminck 1813
Spot-winged Pigeon Columba maculosa Temminck 1813
Band-tailed Pigeon Columba fasciata Say 1823
Chilean Pigeon Columba araucana Lesson 1827
Ring-tailed Pigeon Columba caribaea Jacquin 1784
Pale-vented Pigeon Columba cayennensis Bonnaterre 1792
Red-billed Pigeon Columba flavirostris Wagler 1831
Peruvian Pigeon Columba oenops Salvin 1895
Plain Pigeon Columba inornata Vigors 1827
Plumbeous Pigeon Columba plumbea Vieillot 1818
Ruddy Pigeon Columba subvinacea (Lawrence) 1868
Short-billed Pigeon Columba nigrirostris Sclater,PL 1860
Dusky Pigeon Columba goodsoni Hartert 1902
Western Bronze-naped Pigeon Columba iriditorques Cassin 1856
Sao Tome Bronze-naped Pigeon Columba malherbii Verreaux,J & Verreaux,E 1851
Eastern Bronze-naped Pigeon Columba delegorguei Delegorgue 1847
Madagascar Turtle-Dove Columba picturata Temminck 1813
Lemon Dove Columba larvata Temminck 1809
Pink Pigeon Columba mayeri Prevost 1843
European Turtle-Dove Streptopelia turtur (Linnaeus) 1758
Adamawa Turtle-Dove Streptopelia hypopyrrha (Reichenow) 1910
Dusky Turtle-Dove Streptopelia lugens (Rüppell) 1837
Oriental Turtle-Dove Streptopelia orientalis (Latham) 1790
Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis (Linnaeus) 1766
Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis (Scopoli) 1786
Mourning Collared-Dove Streptopelia decipiens (Hartlaub & Finsch) 1870
Vinaceous Dove Streptopelia vinacea (Gmelin) 1789
Ring-necked Dove Streptopelia capicola (Sundevall) 1857
Red Collared-Dove Streptopelia tranquebarica (Hermann) 1804
Red-eyed Dove Streptopelia semitorquata (Rüppell) 1837
Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto (Frivaldszky) 1838
African Collared-Dove Streptopelia roseogrisea (Sundevall) 1857
White-winged Collared-Dove Streptopelia reichenowi (Erlanger) 1901
Island Collared-Dove Streptopelia bitorquata (Temminck) 1809
Barred Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia unchall (Wagler) 1827
Andaman Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia rufipennis Blyth 1846
Philippine Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia tenuirostris Bonaparte 1854
Ruddy Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia emiliana Bonaparte 1854
Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia amboinensis (Linnaeus) 1766
Dusky Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia magna Wallace 1864
Brown Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia phasianella (Temminck) 1821
Little Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia ruficeps (Temminck) 1835
Black-billed Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia nigrirostris Salvadori 1876
Mackinlay's Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia mackinlayi Ramsay,EP 1878
Great Cuckoo-Dove Reinwardtoena reinwardtsi (Temminck) 1824
Pied Cuckoo-Dove Reinwardtoena browni (Sclater,PL) 1877
Crested Cuckoo-Dove Reinwardtoena crassirostris (Gould) 1856
White-faced Cuckoo-Dove Turacoena manadensis (Quoy & Gaimard) 1830
Black Cuckoo-Dove Turacoena modesta (Temminck) 1835
Black-billed Wood-Dove Turtur abyssinicus (Sharpe) 1902
Emerald-spotted Wood-Dove Turtur chalcospilos (Wagler) 1827
Blue-spotted Wood-Dove Turtur afer (Linnaeus) 1766
Tambourine Dove Turtur tympanistria (Temminck) 1809
Blue-headed Wood-Dove Turtur brehmeri (Hartlaub) 1865
Namaqua Dove Oena capensis (Linnaeus) 1766
Emerald Dove Chalcophaps indica (Linnaeus) 1758
Stephan's Dove Chalcophaps stephani Pucheran 1853
New Guinea Bronzewing Henicophaps albifrons Gray,GR 1862
New Britain Bronzewing Henicophaps foersteri Rothschild & Hartert 1906
Common Bronzewing Phaps chalcoptera (Latham) 1790
Brush Bronzewing Phaps elegans (Temminck) 1809
Flock Bronzewing Phaps histrionica (Gould) 1841
Crested Pigeon Geophaps lophotes (Temminck) 1822
Spinifex Pigeon Geophaps plumifera Gould 1842
Partridge Pigeon Geophaps smithii (Jardine & Selby) 1830
Squatter Pigeon Geophaps scripta (Temminck) 1821
White-quilled Rock-Pigeon Petrophassa albipennis Gould 1841
Chestnut-quilled Rock-Pigeon Petrophassa rufipennis Collett 1898
Diamond Dove Geopelia cuneata (Latham) 1802
Zebra Dove Geopelia striata (Linnaeus) 1766
Barred Dove Geopelia maugeus (Temminck) 1809
Peaceful Dove Geopelia placida Gould 1844
Bar-shouldered Dove Geopelia humeralis (Temminck) 1821
Wonga Pigeon Leucosarcia melanoleuca (Latham) 1802
Passenger Pigeon@ Ectopistes migratorius (Linnaeus) 1766
Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura (Linnaeus) 1758
Socorro Dove Zenaida graysoni (Lawrence) 1871
Eared Dove Zenaida auriculata (Des Murs) 1847
Zenaida Dove Zenaida aurita (Temminck) 1809
Galapagos Dove Zenaida galapagoensis Gould 1839
White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica (Linnaeus) 1758
Pacific Dove Zenaida meloda Tschudi 1843
Inca Dove Columbina inca (Lesson) 1847
Scaled Dove Columbina squammata (Lesson) 1831
Common Ground-Dove Columbina passerina (Linnaeus) 1758
Plain-breasted Ground-Dove Columbina minuta (Linnaeus) 1766
Ruddy Ground-Dove Columbina talpacoti (Temminck) 1810
Ecuadorian Ground-Dove Columbina buckleyi (Sclater,PL & Salvin) 1877
Picui Ground-Dove Columbina picui (Temminck) 1813
Croaking Ground-Dove Columbina cruziana (Prevost) 1842
Blue-eyed Ground-Dove Columbina cyanopis (Pelzeln) 1870
Blue Ground-Dove Claravis pretiosa (Ferrari-Perez) 1886
Maroon-chested Ground-Dove Claravis mondetoura (Bonaparte) 1856
Purple-winged Ground-Dove Claravis godefrida (Temminck) 1811
Bare-faced Ground-Dove Metriopelia ceciliae (Lesson) 1845
Bare-eyed Ground-Dove Metriopelia morenoi (Sharpe) 1902
Black-winged Ground-Dove Metriopelia melanoptera (Molina) 1782
Golden-spotted Ground-Dove Metriopelia aymara (Prevost) 1840
Long-tailed Ground-Dove Uropelia campestris (Spix) 1825
White-tipped Dove Leptotila verreauxi (Bonaparte) 1855
White-faced Dove Leptotila megalura (Sclater,PL & Salvin) 1879
Grey-headed Dove Leptotila plumbeiceps (Sclater,PL & Salvin) 1868
Brown-backed Dove Leptotila battyi (Rothschild) 1901
Grenada Dove Leptotila wellsi (Lawrence) 1884
Grey-fronted Dove Leptotila rufaxilla (Richard & Bernard) 1792
Caribbean Dove Leptotila jamaicensis (Linnaeus) 1766
Pallid Dove Leptotila pallida (Berlepsch & Taczanowski) 1884
Grey-chested Dove Leptotila cassini (Lawrence) 1867
Ochre-bellied Dove Leptotila ochraceiventris Chapman 1914
Tolima Dove Leptotila conoveri Bond & Meyer de Schauensee 1943
Purplish-backed Quail-Dove Geotrygon lawrencii Salvin 1874
Tuxtla Quail-Dove Geotrygon carrikeri Wetmore 1941
Buff-fronted Quail-Dove Geotrygon costaricensis Lawrence 1868
Sapphire Quail-Dove Geotrygon saphirina Bonaparte 1855
Grey-headed Quail-Dove Geotrygon caniceps (Gundlach) 1852
Crested Quail-Dove Geotrygon versicolor (Lafresnaye) 1846
Olive-backed Quail-Dove Geotrygon veraguensis Lawrence 1867
White-faced Quail-Dove Geotrygon albifacies Sclater,PL 1858
Rufous-breasted Quail-Dove Geotrygon chiriquensis Sclater,PL 1856
Russet-crowned Quail-Dove Geotrygon goldmani Nelson 1912
Lined Quail-Dove Geotrygon linearis (Prevost) 1843
White-throated Quail-Dove Geotrygon frenata (Tschudi) 1843
Key West Quail-Dove Geotrygon chrysia Bonaparte 1855
Bridled Quail-Dove Geotrygon mystacea (Temminck) 1811
Violaceous Quail-Dove Geotrygon violacea (Temminck) 1809
Ruddy Quail-Dove Geotrygon montana (Linnaeus) 1758
Blue-headed Quail-Dove Starnoenas cyanocephala (Linnaeus) 1758
Nicobar Pigeon Caloenas nicobarica (Linnaeus) 1758
Luzon Bleeding-heart Gallicolumba luzonica (Scopoli) 1786
Mindoro Bleeding-heart Gallicolumba platenae (Salvadori) 1891
Negros Bleeding-heart Gallicolumba keayi (Clarke) 1900
Mindanao Bleeding-heart Gallicolumba crinigera (Pucheran) 1853
Sulu Bleeding-heart Gallicolumba menagei (Bourns & Worcester) 1894
Cinnamon Ground-Dove Gallicolumba rufigula (Pucheran) 1853
Sulawesi Ground-Dove Gallicolumba tristigmata (Bonaparte) 1855
White-bibbed Ground-Dove Gallicolumba jobiensis (Meyer,AB) 1875
Caroline Islands Ground-Dove Gallicolumba kubaryi (Finsch) 1880
Polynesian Ground-Dove Gallicolumba erythroptera (Gmelin) 1789
White-throated Ground-Dove Gallicolumba xanthonura (Temminck) 1823
Friendly Ground-Dove Gallicolumba stairi (Gray,GR) 1856
Santa Cruz Ground-Dove Gallicolumba sanctaecrucis Mayr 1935
Tanna Ground-Dove@ Gallicolumba ferruginea (Forster,JR) 1844
Thick-billed Ground-Dove Gallicolumba salamonis (Ramsay,EP) 1882
Marquesan Ground-Dove Gallicolumba rubescens (Vieillot) 1818
Bronze Ground-Dove Gallicolumba beccarii (Salvadori) 1876
Palau Ground-Dove Gallicolumba canifrons (Hartlaub & Finsch) 1872
Wetar Ground-Dove Gallicolumba hoedtii (Schlegel) 1871
Thick-billed Ground-Pigeon Trugon terrestris Gray,GR 1849
Choiseul Pigeon@ Microgoura meeki Rothschild 1904
Pheasant Pigeon Otidiphaps nobilis Gould 1870
White-eared Brown-Dove Phapitreron leucotis (Temminck) 1823
Amethyst Brown-Dove Phapitreron amethystina Bonaparte 1854
Dark-eared Brown-Dove Phapitreron cinereiceps (Bourns & Worcester) 1894
Cinnamon-headed Green-Pigeon Treron fulvicollis (Wagler) 1827
Little Green-Pigeon Treron olax (Temminck) 1823
Pink-necked Green-Pigeon Treron vernans (Linnaeus) 1771
Orange-breasted Green-Pigeon Treron bicincta (Jerdon) 1840
Pompadour Green-Pigeon Treron pompadora (Gmelin) 1789
Thick-billed Green-Pigeon Treron curvirostra (Gmelin) 1789
Grey-cheeked Green-Pigeon Treron griseicauda Wallace 1863
Flores Green-Pigeon Treron floris Wallace 1864
Sumba Green-Pigeon Treron teysmannii Schlegel 1879
Timor Green-Pigeon Treron psittacea (Temminck) 1808
Large Green-Pigeon Treron capellei (Temminck) 1822
Yellow-footed Green-Pigeon Treron phoenicoptera (Latham) 1790
Bruce's Green-Pigeon Treron waalia (Meyer,FAA) 1793
African Green-Pigeon Treron calva (Temminck) 1808
Sao Tome Green-Pigeon Treron sanctithomae (Gmelin) 1789
Pemba Green-Pigeon Treron pembaensis Pakenham 1940
Madagascar Green-Pigeon Treron australis (Linnaeus) 1771
Pin-tailed Green-Pigeon Treron apicauda Blyth 1846
Sumatran Green-Pigeon Treron oxyura (Temminck) 1823
Yellow-vented Green-Pigeon Treron seimundi (Robinson) 1910
Wedge-tailed Green-Pigeon Treron sphenura (Vigors) 1832
White-bellied Green-Pigeon Treron sieboldii (Temminck) 1835
Whistling Green-Pigeon Treron formosae Swinhoe 1863
Pink-headed Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus porphyreus (Temminck) 1822
Black-backed Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus cinctus (Temminck) 1809
Red-naped Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus dohertyi (Rothschild) 1896
Black-banded Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus alligator (Collett) 1898
Flame-breasted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus marchei (Oustalet) 1880
Cream-bellied Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus merrilli (McGregor) 1916
Yellow-breasted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus occipitalis Gray,GR 1844
Red-eared Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus fischeri Bruggemann 1876
Jambu Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus jambu (Gmelin) 1789
Black-chinned Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus leclancheri (Bonaparte) 1855
Maroon-chinned Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus subgularis (Meyer,AB & Wiglesworth) 1896
Scarlet-breasted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus bernsteinii (Schlegel) 1863
Wompoo Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus magnificus (Temminck) 1821
Pink-spotted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus perlatus (Temminck) 1835
Ornate Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus ornatus (Schlegel) 1871
Tanna Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus tannensis (Latham) 1790
Orange-fronted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus aurantiifrons Gray,GR 1858
Wallace's Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus wallacii Gray,GR 1858
Superb Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus superbus (Temminck) 1809
Many-colored Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus perousii Peale 1848
Blue-capped Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus monacha (Temminck) 1824
Coroneted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus coronulatus Gray,GR 1858
Beautiful Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus pulchellus (Temminck) 1835
Rose-crowned Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus regina Swainson 1825
Mariana Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus roseicapilla (Lesson) 1831
Red-bellied Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus greyii Bonaparte 1857
Silver-capped Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus richardsii (Ramsay,EP) 1882
Crimson-crowned Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus porphyraceus (Temminck) 1821
Palau Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus pelewensis Hartlaub & Finsch 1868
Cook Islands Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus rarotongensis Hartlaub & Finsch 1871
Rapa Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus huttoni Finsch 1874
Grey-green Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus purpuratus (Gmelin) 1789
Atoll Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus coralensis Peale 1848
Makatea Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus chalcurus Gray,GR 1860
Henderson Island Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus insularis (North) 1908
Red-moustached Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus mercierii (Des Murs & Prevost) 1849
White-capped Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus dupetithouarsii (Neboux) 1840
White-bibbed Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus rivoli (Prevost) 1843
Yellow-bibbed Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus solomonensis Gray,GR 1870
Claret-breasted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus viridis (Linnaeus) 1766
White-headed Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus eugeniae (Gould) 1856
Grey-headed Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus hyogastrus (Temminck) 1824
Carunculated Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus granulifrons Hartert 1898
Orange-bellied Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus iozonus Gray,GR 1858
Knob-billed Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus insolitus (Schlegel) 1863
Dwarf Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus naina (Temminck) 1835
Black-naped Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus melanospilus (Salvadori) 1875
Negros Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus arcanus Ripley & Rabor 1955
Orange Dove Ptilinopus victor (Gould) 1872
Golden Dove Ptilinopus luteovirens (Hombron & Jacquinot) 1841
Whistling Dove Ptilinopus layardi (Elliot) 1878
Cloven-feathered Dove Drepanoptila holosericea (Temminck) 1809
Madagascar Blue-Pigeon Alectroenas madagascariensis (Linnaeus) 1766
Comoro Blue-Pigeon Alectroenas sganzini (Bonaparte) 1854
Mauritius Blue-Pigeon@ Alectroenas nitidissima (Scopoli) 1786
Seychelles Blue-Pigeon Alectroenas pulcherrima (Scopoli) 1786
Pink-bellied Imperial-Pigeon Ducula poliocephala (Gray,GR) 1844
White-bellied Imperial-Pigeon Ducula forsteni (Bonaparte) 1854
Mindoro Imperial-Pigeon Ducula mindorensis (Whitehead) 1896
Grey-headed Imperial-Pigeon Ducula radiata (Quoy & Gaimard) 1830
Spotted Imperial-Pigeon Ducula carola (Bonaparte) 1854
Green Imperial-Pigeon Ducula aenea (Linnaeus) 1766
White-eyed Imperial-Pigeon Ducula perspicillata (Temminck) 1824
Elegant Imperial-Pigeon Ducula concinna (Wallace) 1865
Pacific Imperial-Pigeon Ducula pacifica (Gmelin) 1789
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon Ducula oceanica (Lesson & Garnot) 1826
Polynesian Imperial-Pigeon Ducula aurorae (Peale) 1848
Marquesan Imperial-Pigeon Ducula galeata (Bonaparte) 1855
Red-knobbed Imperial-Pigeon Ducula rubricera (Bonaparte) 1854
Spice Imperial-Pigeon Ducula myristicivora (Scopoli) 1786
Island Imperial-Pigeon Ducula pistrinaria Bonaparte 1854
Christmas Island Imperial-Pigeon Ducula whartoni (Sharpe) 1887
Pink-headed Imperial-Pigeon Ducula rosacea (Temminck) 1835
Grey Imperial-Pigeon Ducula pickeringii (Cassin) 1854
Cinnamon-bellied Imperial-Pigeon Ducula basilica Bonaparte 1854
Purple-tailed Imperial-Pigeon Ducula rufigaster (Quoy & Gaimard) 1830
Finsch's Imperial-Pigeon Ducula finschii (Ramsay,EP) 1882
Shining Imperial-Pigeon Ducula chalconota (Salvadori) 1874
Peale's Imperial-Pigeon Ducula latrans (Peale) 1848
Chestnut-bellied Imperial-Pigeon Ducula brenchleyi (Gray,GR) 1870
Baker's Imperial-Pigeon Ducula bakeri (Kinnear) 1928
New Caledonian Imperial-Pigeon Ducula goliath (Gray,GR) 1859
Pinon Imperial-Pigeon Ducula pinon (Quoy & Gaimard) 1824
Bismarck Imperial-Pigeon Ducula melanochroa (Sclater,PL) 1878
Collared Imperial-Pigeon Ducula mullerii (Temminck) 1835
Banded Imperial-Pigeon Ducula zoeae (Lesson) 1826
Mountain Imperial-Pigeon Ducula badia (Raffles) 1822
Dark-backed Imperial-Pigeon Ducula lacernulata (Temminck) 1822
Timor Imperial-Pigeon Ducula cineracea (Temminck) 1835
Pied Imperial-Pigeon Ducula bicolor (Scopoli) 1786
White Imperial-Pigeon Ducula luctuosa (Temminck) 1824
Torresian Imperial-Pigeon Ducula spilorrhoa (Gray,GR) 1858
Kimberley Imperial-Pigeon Ducula constans Bruce 1989
Yellow-tinted Imperial-Pigeon Ducula subflavescens (Finsch) 1886
Topknot Pigeon Lopholaimus antarcticus (Shaw) 1794
New Zealand Pigeon Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae (Gmelin) 1789
Sombre Pigeon Cryptophaps poecilorrhoa (Bruggemann) 1876
Papuan Mountain-Pigeon Gymnophaps albertisii Salvadori 1874
Long-tailed Mountain-Pigeon Gymnophaps mada (Hartert) 1899
Pale Mountain-Pigeon Gymnophaps solomonensis Mayr 1931
Western Crowned-Pigeon Goura cristata (Pallas) 1764
Victoria Crowned-Pigeon Goura victoria (Fraser) 1844
Southern Crowned-Pigeon Goura scheepmakeri Finsch 1876
Tooth-billed Pigeon Didunculus strigirostris (Jardine) 1845