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Macropygia mackinlayi  E. P. Ramsay, 1878
Taxonomic Serial No.: 177204

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Spot-breasted Cuckoo-Dove [English]
    MacKinlay's Cuckoo-Dove [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderColumbiformes  – Doves, colombes, pigeons, Pigeons  
                            FamilyColumbidae  – Doves, colombes, pigeons  
                                  GenusMacropygia Swainson, 1837  
                                     SpeciesMacropygia mackinlayi E. P. Ramsay, 1878 – Spot-breasted Cuckoo-Dove, MacKinlay's Cuckoo-Dove  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia mackinlayi arossi Tristram, 1879  
                                        Subspecies Macropygia mackinlayi mackinlayi E. P. Ramsay, 1878  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Macropygia mackinlayi    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 10.1), website (version 10.1), website (version 10.1)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2020. IOC World Bird List (v 10.1). Available at [Accessed 01 April, 2020]   
  Reference for: Macropygia mackinlayi, MacKinlay's Cuckoo-Dove [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Macropygia mackinlayi   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2020.04.03, website (version 03-Apr-20)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Macropygia mackinlayi   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Birds of the World: Recommended English Names   
  Page(s): ix + 259   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-12827-8   
  Notes: Includes a CD-ROM with the full dataset   
  Reference for: Macropygia mackinlayi, Spot-breasted Cuckoo-Dove [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ramsay, E. P.  
  Publication Date: 1878   
  Article/Chapter Title: Descriptions of three supposed new species of Birds from the New Hebrides   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, vol. 2   
  Page(s): 286-288   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0370-047X   
  Notes: Available online:   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Australia  



  Comment: Change English name of Macropygia mackinlayi to MacKinlay's Cuckoo-Dove (IOC List v10.1)  



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