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Geopelia tranquilla  Gould, 1844
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1125273

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Geopelia placida Gould, 1844
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - other, see comments   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Schodde, Richard, Walter J. Bock, and Frank Steinheimer  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Stabilising the nomenclature of Australasian birds by invalidation and suppression of disused and dubious senior names   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, vol. 127, no. 4   
  Page(s): 268-282   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0007-1595   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Geopelia tranquilla   

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  Comment: Columba tranquilla and Columba placida were simultaneously published by Gould (1844). Epithet tranquilla has page precedence; however, placida is in prevailing use and so is retained to preserve stability. See Schodde, Bock, and Steinheimer (2007)  



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