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Macropygia amboinensis  (Linnaeus, 1766)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 177203

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Brown Cuckoo-Dove [English]
    Amboyna Cuckoo-Dove [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderColumbiformes  – Doves, colombes, pigeons, Pigeons  
                            FamilyColumbidae  – Doves, colombes, pigeons  
                                  GenusMacropygia Swainson, 1837  
                                     SpeciesMacropygia amboinensis (Linnaeus, 1766) – Brown Cuckoo-Dove, Amboyna Cuckoo-Dove  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia amboinensis admiralitatis Mayr, 1937  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia amboinensis amboinensis (Linnaeus, 1766)  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia amboinensis carteretia Bonaparte, 1854  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia amboinensis cinereiceps Tristram, 1889  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia amboinensis cunctata Hartert, 1899  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia amboinensis griseinucha Salvadori, 1876  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia amboinensis keyensis Salvadori, 1876  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia amboinensis maforensis Salvadori, 1878  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia amboinensis meeki Rothschild & Hartert, 1915  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Macropygia amboinensis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 10.1), website (version 10.1), website (version 10.1)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2020. IOC World Bird List (v 10.1). Available at [Accessed 01 April, 2020]   
  Reference for: Macropygia amboinensis, Amboyna Cuckoo-Dove [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Macropygia amboinensis   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2020.04.03, website (version 03-Apr-20)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Macropygia amboinensis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Birds of the World: Recommended English Names   
  Page(s): ix + 259   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-12827-8   
  Notes: Includes a CD-ROM with the full dataset   
  Reference for: Macropygia amboinensis, Brown Cuckoo-Dove [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Australia  



  Comment: Change English name of M. amboiensis from Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove to Amboya Cuckoo-Dove with split of Sultan's Cuckoo-Dove M. doreya (IOC List v10.1)  



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