Claret-breasted Fruit-Dove

The Claret-breasted Fruit-dove is a species of bird in the Columbidae family. It is found in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, and Solomon Islands. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

The Claret-breasted Fruit-Dove is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

* Claret-breasted Fruit-dove, Ptilinopus viridis * White-headed Fruit-dove, Ptilinopus eugeniae Male Pink-headed Fruit-dove, Ptilinopus porphyreus * Orange-bellied Fruit-dove, Ptilinopus iozonus * Knob-billed Fruit-dove, Ptilinopus insolitus * Grey-headed Fruit-dove, Ptilinopus hyogaster * Carunculated Fruit-dove, Ptilinopus granulifrons * Black-naped Fruit-dove, Ptilinopus melanospilus * Dwarf Fruit-dove, Ptilinopus nanus * Negros Fruit-dove, Ptilinopus arcanus - possibly extinct More

Claret-breasted Fruit-dove Ptilinopus viridis (0:12) Michiel de Boer 30-07-2008 ? Indonesia near Warafri, Biak, Papua 50 Song (C) XC23198 page 1 © 2005-2010 Xeno-canto Foundation. More

Claret-breasted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus viridis = Described by: Linnaeus (1766) Alternate common name(s): Claret-breasted Fruit Dove, Red-bibbed Fruit-Dove, Red-breasted Fruit-Dove, Papuan Fruit Dove, Papuan Fruit-Dove, Geelvink Fruit Dove, Geelvink Fruit-Dove, Red-throated Fruit-Dove Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors Photographs Biak Island, Papua, Indonesia - Sep, 2004 More

Claret-breasted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus viridis = Biak Island, Papua, Indonesia - Sep, 2004 More

Claret-breasted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus viridis Orange-bellied Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus iozonus Dwarf Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus nanus Spice Imperial-Pigeon Ducula myristicivora Purple-tailed Imperial-Pigeon Ducula rufigaster Elegant Imperial-Pigeon Ducula concinna Pinon Imperial-Pigeon Ducula pinon Zoe Imperial-Pigeon Ducula zoeae Torresian Imperial-Pigeon Ducula spilorrhoa Papuan Mountain-Pigeon Gymnophaps albertisii Cacatuidae Palm Cockatoo Probosciger aterrimus Sulphur-crested Cockatoo Cacatua galerita Psittacidae Black Lory Chalcopsitta atra Brown Lory Chalcopsitta duivenbodei Black-winged Lory Eos cyanogenia More

Claret-breasted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus viridis - 7 seen during the two mornings on SE Biak, one seen in the single day on N Biak, and 2 in 1.5 days on Numfor. Spice Imperial-Pigeon Ducula myristicivora - 6 commuting to Manem (roosting on Numfor) with larger numbers of Pied Imperial-Pigeon. Also 10 on mainland Numfor and about 10 in N Biak. Heard in SE Biak. More

Order : Columbiformes
Family : Columbidae
Genus : Ptilinopus
Species : viridis
Authority : (Linnaeus, 1766)