Streptopelia Bonaparte 1855 (dove)

Aves - Columbiformes - Columbidae

Parent taxon: Columbidae according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Burney et al. 2008 and Meijer et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Alectroenas, Alopecoenas, Arenicolumba, Bountyphaps, Caloenas, Chalcophaps, Claravis, Columba, Columbina, Columbinae, Didunculinae, Drepanoptila, Ducula, Dysmoropelia, Ectopistes, Gallicolumba, Geotrygon, Gerandia, Gourinae, Hemiphaga, Leptotila, Leucosarcia, Lithophaps, Macropygia, Natunaornis, Nesoenas, Ocyphaps, Oena, Patagioenas, Pezophaps, Phaps, Ptilinopus, Raphus, Rupephaps, Treron, Turtur, Zenaida

Subtaxa: Streptopelia bitorquata Streptopelia orientalis Streptopelia picturata Streptopelia turtur

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Ecology: volant frugivore-granivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Indonesia (2 collections), Italy (2), Japan (2), Madagascar (2), Reunion (1), the Russian Federation (1), Sudan (1), Tanzania (1)

• Pliocene of Tanzania (1)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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