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Barred Dove Geopelia maugeus  
Barred Dove
Photographer : © Neville Kemp
Location :Laipori, Sumba, Lesser Sundas, Indonesia
Date : 14 November 2004
English synonyms:Timor Zebra Dove, Lesser Sunda Zebra Dove, Temminck's Zebra Dove, Lesser Sunda Dove, Temminck's Dove, Timor Dove, Timor Zebra Dove
Bird Family :Columbidae - Pigeons & Doves
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Species endemic to the Lesser Sundas and central Maluku.
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to Indonesia.

Spelling corrected from maugei to maugeus following
David, N., E.C. Dickinson & S.M.S. Gregory, (2010) Correct spellings of some pigeon names (Aves: Columbidae) established by Temminck from 1808‐1811. Zoological Bibliography, 1 (1): 9‐13.

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