Shy ground-dove (Gallicolumba stairi)

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Shy ground-dove in forest habitat
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Shy ground-dove fact file

Shy ground-dove description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderColumbiformes
FamilyColumbidae
GenusGallicolumba (1)

Information on the shy ground-dove is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Friendly ground-dove, Tongan ground dove.
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Shy ground-dove status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (May, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
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Shy ground-dove in forest habitat  
Shy ground-dove in forest habitat

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