Ptilinopus purpuratus Gmelin 1789 (gray-green fruit-dove)

Aves - Columbiformes - Columbidae

Alternative combination: Columba purpurata

Belongs to Ptilinopus according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Steadman and Pahlavan 1992

Sister taxa: Ptilinopus dupetithouarsii, Ptilinopus greyi, Ptilinopus insularis, Ptilinopus perousii, Ptilinopus porphyraceus, Ptilinopus rarotongensis, Ptilinopus rivoli, Ptilinopus roseicapilla

Ecology: volant frugivore-granivore

Distribution: found only at Fa'ahia site, Huahine (Quaternary of French Polynesia)

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