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Little Cuckoo Dove Macropygia ruficeps sumatrana   - Male
Little Cuckoo Dove
Photographer : © David Fisher/Sunbird
Location :Tapan Road, Kerinci Seblat Natonal Park, Sumatra, Indonesia
Date : 2 December 2017
English synonyms:Little Cuckoo-Dove, Lesser Red Cuckoo Dove, Lesser Red Cuckoo-Dove, Red-faced Cuckoo Dove, Red-faced Cuckoo-Dove, Red-headed Cuckoo Dove, Red-headed Cuckoo-Dove, Lesser Cuckoo Dove, Lesser Cuckoo-Dove, Eucalypt Cuckoo Dove, Eucalypt Cuckoo-Dove
Bird Family :Columbidae - Pigeons & Doves
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Accordinmg to Eames et al. the Eucalypt Cuckoo Dove is a new species "subject to taxonomic description. It is currently subsumed in Little Cuckoo Dove but vocally distinct. Known from Sumba, Alor and Timor, presumably also Wetra and Pantar."
Ref: Eames, J., van Balen, B., Brickle, N.W. & Rheindt, F.E. (2016) Birds of the Indonesian Archipelago: Greater Sundas and Wallacea. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
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