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u.GLOGY
UBRAHY



LIST



SPECIMENS OF BIRDS



THE COLLECTION



BRITISH MUSEUM.



BY G. R. GRAY, F.L.S. &c.



FEINTED BY OEDEE OF THE TEUSTEES.

LONDON: 1856.



PRINTED BY TAYLOR AND FRANCIS,
RED LION COURT, FLEET STREET.



PREFACE.



THE object of the present List has been to give a complete
Catalogue of the specimens of the Order Columbse or
Pigeons contained in the Collection of the British Museum,
indicating the locality, and the source from whence each
has been derived. With this view the different individuals
of each contained in the Collection are indicated by the
letters a, 6, c, &c. following the name of the species and its
synonyms.

The List of the Order Gallinae is in progress and will
be published shortly.

JOHN EDWARD GRAY.

April 12, 1856.



425641



LIST OF BIRDS.



CLASS AVES.



ORDER IV. COLUMB^E, Lath.

Passeres (pars), Linn. S. IV. (1735).

Columbae Struthiones (pars), Lath. Ind. Orn. ii. p. (1790).

Galling (pars), Cuv. (1795-1796).

Gallinae (pars) Alectrides (pars), Cuv. Anat. Comp. Tab. ii.

(1799-1800).

Columbini Inepti, Illig. Prod. Syst. Mam. et Av. p. 243 (1811).
Columba, Temm. Man. d'Orn. (1815).
Coiurabini, Vieill. Anal. Syst. d'Orn. (1816).
Gallinacees (pars), Cuv. Reg. Anim. i. p. 454 (1817).
Columba Inertes (pars), Temm. Man. d'Orn. (1820).
Rasores (pars), Vigors, ZooL Journ. ii. p. 392 (1826).



Fam. I. COLUMBID.E.

i. TRERONIN&.
1. PTILONOPUS.

Ptilinopus, Swains. ZooL Journ. (1825) p. 473.
Ptilonopus, Swains. Classif. of B. ii. p. 347 (1837).

B



s, >&tricM. Ann. $ Mag. N. H. (1841) p. 36.
Ptilotreron, Pr. B. in lift. G. R. Gray, Cat. of Gen. &

Subgen.(lS55)p.97.

Kurukuru, Des Murs, Chenu, Ency. d'H. Nat. Ois.vi. p. 30.
Kurutreron, Pr. B. Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 139.
Thouarsitreron, Pr.B. Consp. Syst. Av. ii. p. 16 (1854).
Jotreron, Pr. B. Consp. Syst. Av. ii. p. 24 (1854).
Ramphiculus, Pr.B. Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 139.
Jambotreron, Pr. B. in Utt. G. R. Gray, Cat. of Gen. &-

Subgen. (1855) p. 97.

Lamprotreron, Pr.B. Consp. Syst. Av. ii. p. 17 (1854).
Leucotreron, Pr. B Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 139.
Cyanotreron, Pr. B. Consp. Syst. Av. ii. p. 23 (1854).
Omeotreron, Pr. B. Consp. Syst, Av. ii. p. 27 (1854).
Sylphidsena, Pr. B. in Utt. G. R. Gray, Cat. of Gen. &

"Subgen. (1855) p. 97.

Sylphitreron, Verr. in Pr. B. Compt. Rend. (1855) p. .
Chryssena, Pr. B. Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 139.
Chryscena, Chryscenas, et Chrysotreron, Pr. B. Compt.

Rend. (1855) p. .
Erythroena et Erythrotreron, Pr. B. Compt. Rend. (1855)

p. .
Erythrolsema, Pr. B. in Utt. G. R. Gray, Cat. of Gen. $

Subgen. (1855) p. 98.
Furningus, Des Murs, Chenu, Encyc. d'Hist. Nat. Ois.

p. 32.

Funingus, Pr. B. Consp. Syst. Av. ii. p. 29 (1854).
Alectrsenas, Pr. B.Ann, des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 139.
Aleetrcenas, G. R. Gray, List of Gen. of B. (1840) p. 58.
Alectroroenas, Agass.

Chlamydama, Pr.B. Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 139.
Trygon (pars) et lanthoenas (pars), Reichenb. Syst. Av.

pp. xxv, xxvi, 1853.



a. PTILONOPUS.
1. PTILONOPUS SWAINSONI. Swainson's Fruit Pigeon.

Columba purpurata (pars), Temm. Pig. p. 282 ?
Columba purpurata, Jard. fy Selby, Illustr. Orn. pi. 70.
Ptilinopus purpuratus, var. regina, Swains. Zool. Journ. i. p. 474.
Ptilonopus Swainsoni, Gould, B. of Austr. pi. 55.
Columba roseicapilla (pars), Less. Tr. Orn. p. 472.
Columba porphyracea (pars), Temm. Linn. Trans, xiii. p. 131.



COLUMBID.E. 3

Ptilinopus fasciatus (pars), Peale, Zool. U.S. Expl. Exp. viii.

p. 194.

Trygon (Ptilinopus) Swainsoni, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Ptilopus Swainsoni, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 19.

a. New South Wales. From Mr. Warwick's Collection.

b. Australia. Presented by the Rev. Augustus Strong.

c. Howick's Group. From the Voyage of H.M.S. Rattle-

snake, collected by J. M c Gillivray, Esq.

d. Cape York. From the Voyage of H.M.S. Rattlesnake,

collected by J. M c Gillivray, Esq.

2. PTILONOPUS EWINGII. Ewing's Fruit Pigeon.

Ptilonopus Ewingii, Gould, Proc. Zool. Soc. (1842) p. 19.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) Ewingii, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Ptilopus Ewingii, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 20.
Gould, B. of Austr. pi. 56.

a, b. Port Essington, N. Australia. Presented by Capt. W.

Chambers, R.N.
c. Port Essington. Presented by Dr. Sibbald, R.N.

3. PTILONOPUS FLAVOCOLLIS. The yellow-throated Fruit
Pigeon.

Ptilonopus flavocollis, G. R. Gray, MSS.

Columba purpurata (pars), Temm. Pig. i. p. 283 ?

Columba porphyrea (porphyracea), Wagl. Syst. Av. Col. sp. 31 ?

Ptilopus flavicollis, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 20.

a. Timor. From the Ley den Museum.

4. PTILONOPUS PORPHYRACEUS. The green-bellied Pigeon.

Columba purpurata, p., Lath., Wagl. Syst. Av. Col. sp. 30 ; id.

Isis (1829) p. 742.

Columba purpurata, var., Temm. Pig. t. 35.
Columba purpurata, Temm. Pig. Ind. p. 474.
Columba porphyracea, Temm. Linn. Trans, xiii. p. 131.
Columba porphyracea (pars), Forst. Icon. Ined. t. 141.
? Columba Forsifceri, Desm.

Ptilinopus purpuratus, Swains. Zool. Journ. i. p. 475.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) purpuratus, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi?
Trygon (Ptilinopus) porphyreus, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Ptilopus porphyraceus, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 21.

a. ? Presented by E. Wilson, Esq.

B 2



COLUMB.E.

5. PTILONOPUS PURPUREOCINCTUS. The purple-banded
Pigeon.

Ptilonopus purpureocinctus, G. R. Gray, Proc. Z. S. (1853) p. .
Columba roseicapilla, Less. Tr. d'Orn. i. p. 472?
Ptilopus roseicapillus, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 21 ?
Ptilopus Mercieri, Pr. B. Compt. Rend. (1855) p. .

a. ? Presented by Major-Gen. Hardwicke.

6. PTILONOPUS MARINE. Marie's Fruit Pigeon.

Ptilonopus ?, G. R. Gray, Gen. of B. iii. App. p. 23.
Ptilonope de Marie, Homb. fy Jacq. Voy. au Pole Sud, 1. 29. f. 2.
Ptilonopus Perousii, Peale, Zool. U. S. Expl. Exp. viii. p. 195.

pi. 54:
Coluinba Kurukuru superba, Homb. fy Jacq. Ann. des Sci. Nat.

xvi. p. 316.

Trygon (Ttilinopus) Mariae, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Ptilopus Marise, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av, ii. p. 22.

a. Navigator's Islands. Presented by the Rev. J. B. Stair.

7. PTILONOPUS FASCIATUS. The banded Fruit Pigeon.

Ptilinopus fasciatus, Peale, Zool. U.S. Expl. Exp. viii. p. 193.

pi. 53.

Kurukuru samoensis, Flor. Prev. Zool. de la Venus, p. 247 ?
Ptilopus apicalis, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p.

a. Navigator's Islands. (A young bird ?) Presented by the
Rev. J. B. Stair.

8. PTILONOPUS GREYII. Grey's Fruit Pigeon.

Ptilonopus Greyii, G. JR. Gray, MSS.

Ptilopus purpuratus, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 19?

a, b. Loyalty Islands. Presented by his Excellency Sir

George Grey, K.C.B.
c. Isle of Pines. From the Voyage of H.M.S. Rattlesnake,

collected by J. M c Gillivray, Esq.



b. KURUTRERON.

9. PTILONOPUS PURPURATUS, The purple-crowned Pigeon.

Columba purpurata, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 784.
Columba Oopa, Wagl. Isis (1829) p. 742.



COLUMBID/E. 5

Columbe de Taiti, Neboux, Rev. de Zool. (1840) p. 289.
Columba kurukuru, var. taitensis, Less. Voy. de la Coqu. i. p. 297.
Kurukuru DuPetithouarsii, Voy. de la Venus, pi. 7.
Ptilinopus furcatus, Peale, U.S. Expl. Exp. viii. p. 191.
Ptilinopus Nebouxi, Des Murs, Pr. B.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) taitensis, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Kurutreron oopa, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 26.

a. Tahiti. Presented by M. E. Verreaux.

b. ? From Mr. Turner's Collection.

10. PTILONOPUS CHRYSOGASTER. The golden-bellied Fruit
Pigeon.

Ptilonopus chrysogaster, G. R. Gray, Proc. Z. S. (1853) p. .
Kurutreron chrysogastra, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 26.

a. Tahiti? From MM. Verreaux's Collection.

b. Tongatabou. From MM. Verreaux's Collection.



C. THOU ARSITRE RON,

11. PTILONOPUS DUPETITHOUARSII. Marquesas' Fruit
Pigeon.

Columba DuPetithouarsii, Neboux, Rev. Zool. (1840) p. 289.
Ptilonopus jEmilia3, Less. Desc. Mam. et Ois. (1847) p. 209.
Ptilonope de Petit Thouars, Voy. au Pole Sud, t. 29. f. 1.
Ptilonopus DuPetithouarsii, G. R. Gray, Gen. of B. iii. App.

p. 23.
Columba Kurukuru purpuroleucocephalis, Homb. fy Jacq. Ann.

des Sci. Nat. xvi. p. 316.

Ptilonopus leucocephalus, G.R. Gray, List ofGallina B.M. p. 2.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) Du Petit Thouarsii, Reichenb. Syst. Av.

p. xxvi.
Thouarsitreron leucocephala, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 16.

a. Marquesas' Islands. From Mr. Gould's Collection.

b. ? From Mr. Turner's Collection.

c. ? Presented by Capt. Sir E. Belcher, C.B., R.N.

12. PTILONOPUS .XANTHOGASTER. The white-crowned Fruit
Pigeon.

Columba xanthogaster, Wagl. Syst. Av. Col. sp. 29.
Ptilonopus purpuratus, ? Steph. Gen. Zool. xiv. 1. p. 277.
Columba purpurata ? , Temm.



O COLUMB^E.

Columba diademata, Temm. PL Col. 254.
Ptilonopus flavigaster, Swains. Class, of B. ii. p. 347.
Ptilonopus xanthogaster, G. R. Gray, Gen. of B. ii. p. 466.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) diadematus, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Thouarsitreron diademata, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 16.

a. Mariana Islands. Presented by E. Wilson, Esq.



d. JOTRERON.

13. PTILONOPUS VIRIDIS. The green Pigeon.

Columba viridis, Linn. S. N. i. p. 283.
Ptilinopus viridis, Swains. Zool. Journ. i. p. 473.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) viridis, Reichenb, Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Jotreron viridis, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 24.

PL Enl. 142 ; Mag. de Zool. (1836) t. 76 ; Knip fy Prev.
Pig. t. 17.

a. Amboyna. Presented by E. Wilson, Esq.

14. PTILONOPUS EUGENIA. Eugenie's Pigeon.

Ptilonopus (Jotreron) Eugenise, Gould, Proc. Z. S. (1855) p. .
a. Solomon Island. Presented by J. Gould, Esq.

15. PTILONOPUS MELANOCEPHALUS. The black-capped

Pigeon.

Columba melanocephala, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 781.
Ptilonopus melanocephalus, Steph. Gen. Zool. xiv. 1 . p. 279.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) melanocephalus, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Jotreron melanocephala, Pr.B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 24.
PL Enl. 214 ; Penn. Ind. Zool. pi. 7 ; Temm. Pig. t. 30.

a, b. Java. From Baron Laugier's Collection.

c. Java. Presented by the Hon. East India Company.

d. Indian Archipelago. Presented by Capt. Sir E. Belcher,

C.B., R.N.

16. PTILONOPUS STROPHIUM. The white-banded Pigeon.

Columba Rivolii, Knip fy Prev. Pig. t. 57 ?

Ptilonopus Strophium, Gould, Jard. Contr. of Orn. (1850) p. 105.

fig. on p. 102.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) strophium, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.



COLUMBID^E. /

Jotreron Rivolii (pars), Pr.B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 25.
Des Murs, Iconogr. Orn. t. 4.

a. Louisiade Archipelago. From the Voyage of H.M.S.

Rattlesnake, collected by J. M c Gillivray, Esq.

b. Louisiade Archipelago. From M. Verreaux's Collection.

e. RAMPHICULUS.

17. PTILONOPUS OCGIPITALIS. The occipital Pigeon.

Ptilonopus occipitalis, G. R. Gray, List of Gallina B.M. p. 1.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) occipitalis, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Ramphiculus occipitalis, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 1 7-
G. R. Gray fy Mitch. Gen. of B. ii. p. 467. pi. 118.

, b, Philippine Islands, males. From Mr. Cuming's Col-
lection.

c. Philippine Islands, female. From Mr. Cuming's Col-

lection.

18. PTILONOPUS JAMBU. The Jamboo Pigeon.

Columba jambu, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 784.
Columba jambos, Latk. Ind. Orn. ii. p. 598.
Ptilonopus jambu, G. R. Gray, List of Gallina B.M. p. 2.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) Jamboo, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Ramphiculus jambu, Pr. B. Compt. Rend. (1855) p.
Jambotreron Jambu, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 17-

Temm. Pig. t. 27, 28.

a, b. Indian Archipelago.

c. Indian Archipelago. From Mr. Tucker's Collection.

d. Singapore? Presented by the Earl of Ellenborough.

f. LAMPROTRERON.

19. PTILONOPUS SUPERBUS. Temminck's Pigeon.

Columba superba, Temm. Pig. t. 33.
Ptilonopus superbus, Steph. Gen. Zool. xiv. 1. p. 279.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) superbus, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Lamprotreron superba, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 18.
Gould, B. ofAustr. pi. 57 ; Knip fy Prev. Pig. t. 42.

a. Amboyna. From the Ley den Museum.

b. Amboyna. Presented by Capt. Sir E. Belcher, C.B.,R.N.

c. d. Australia. Presented by the Earl of Derby, K.G.



COLUMB.E.

20. PTILONOPUS HOLOSERICEUS. The Vlouvlou Pigeon.

Columba holosericea, Temm. Pig. t. 32.
Ptilonopus holosericeus, G. R. Gray,, Gen. of B. ii. p. 467-
Trygon (Ptilinopus) holosericeus, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Lamprotreron holosericeus, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p.

a. Isle of Pines. From the Voyage of H.M.S. Herald,
collected by J. M c Gillivray, Esq.

21. PTILONOPUS ROSEICOLLIS. The rose-necked Pigeon.

Columba porphyrea, Reinw. PL Col. 106.
Columba roseicollis, Wagl. Syst. Av. Col. sp. 27.
Ptilinopus porphyreus, Swains. Zool. Journ. i. p. 473.
Ptilonopus erythrocephalus, Swains. Class, of B. ii. p. 347.
Ptilonopus roseicollis, G. R. Gray, List of Gallince B.M. p. L
Trygon (Ptilinopus) roseicollis, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Lamprotreron porphyrea, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 18.
Knip 4* Prev. Pig. t. 4.

0, b. Timor. From the Ley den Museum.

c. Sumatra. From Baron Laugier's Collection.

d. Indian Archipelago, Presented by W. Elliot, Esq., of

Wolflee.



g. LEUCOTRERON.
22. PTILONOPUS CINCTUS. The belted Pigeon.

Columba cincta, Temm. Pig. t. 23.

Ptilonopus cinctus, G. R. Gray, List of Gallince B.M. p. 2.
Trygon (Ptilinopus) cinctus, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Leucotreron cincta, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 15.

a. Indian Archipelago. From the Leyden Museum.

h. CYANOTRERON.

23. PTILONOPUS CYANOVIRENS. The spot-headed Fruit
Pigeon.

Columba cyanovirens, Less. Voy. de la Coqu. Ois. t. 42. f . ] $ .
Ptilinopus cyanovirens, Selby, Nat. Libr. v. p. 109. pi. 5.
Ptilonopus leucogaster, Swains. Class, of B. ii. p. 34?.



COLUMBID.E.



Trygon (Ptilinopus) cyanovirens, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Cyanotreron cyanovirens, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii, p. 23.

Knip 8f Prev. Pig. t. 9.

a. Red Wallis' Island. Presented by the Earl of Derby, K.G.



i. ERYTHRCENA.
24. PTILONOPUS PULCHERRIMUS. The red-crowned Pigeon.

Columba pulcherrima, Scop. Del. Flor. et Faun. Insubr. p. 94.
Columba rubricapilla, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 784.
Ptilonopus pulcherrimus, G. R. Gray, List of Gallina B.M. p. 1.
Carpophaga (lanthoenas) rubricapilla, Reichenb. Syst. Av.p. xxv.
Erythrcena (vel Erythrotreron vel Erythrolaema) pulcherriraa,
Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 30.

Sonn. Voy. N. Guin. t. 67 ; Temm. Pig. t. 20.

a. Island of Panay. Presented by Mrs. Thomas Bell.

j. FURNINGUS.

25. PTILONOPUS MADAGASCARIENSIS. The Madagascar
Pigeon.

Columba madagascariensis, Linn. S. N. i. p. 283; Briss. Orn. i.

p. 140. t. 14. f. 1.

Columba phsenicura, Wagl. Syst. Av. Col. sp. 23.
Carpophaga ? madagascariensis, G. R. Gray, Gen. ofB. ii. p. 469.
Ptilonopus madagascariensis, G. R. Gray, Gen. of B. hi. App.

p. 23.
Carpophaga (Alectroenas) madagascariensis, Reichenb. Syst. Av.

p. xxv.

Funingus madagascariensis, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 29.
PL Enl. 11 ; Temm. Pig. t. 17 ; Levaill. Ois. d'Afr. t. 266.

a. South Africa. Presented by E. Wilson, Esq.



2. TRERON.

Treron, Vieill. Analyse, p. 49 (1816).
Vinago, Cuv. Reg. Anim.i. p. 457 (1817).
Columba, Wagl. Syst. Av. (1827).
Toria, Hodgs. As. Res. (1836) xix. p. 164.

B 5



10 COLUMBvE.

Romeris, Hodgs. Journ. A. S. B. (1841) p.
Osmotreron, Pr. B. Consp. Syst. Av. ii. p. 12 (1854).
Butreron, Pr. B. Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 139.
Crocopus, Pr. B. Consp. Syst. Av. ii. p. 11 (1854).
Phalaerotreron, Pr. B. Consp. Syst. Av. ii. p 6 (1854).
Vinago, Pr. B. Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 139.
Sphenocercus, G.R. Gray, List of Gen. o/B. (1840) p. 57.
Sphenurus, Swains. Classif. of B. ii. p. 348 (1837).
Sphenarna, Pr. B. Ann. des Sci. Nat. (1854) p. 139.
Sphenoena, Sphenotreron et Sphenocercus, Pr. B. Compt.

Rend. (1855) p. .
Trygon, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.



a. TRERON.

I. TRERON AROMATICA. The aromatic Pigeon.

Columba aromatica, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 778 ; Briss. Orn. i. p. 145.

t. 10. f. 2.

Treron aromatica, G. R. Gray, List of Gen. of B. (1840) p. 57-
Vinago aromatica, Cuv. Reg. An. (1817) p. 457.
Treron (Toria) aromatica, Bl. Cat. ofB. p. 228.
Trygon (Treron) aromatica, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Treron axillaris, G. R. Gray, MSS. ; Pr. B. Compt. Rend. (1855)

p.

Osmotreron axillaris, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 13.
PL Enl. 163 !

a. ? Presented by Capt. Sir E. Belcher, C.B., R.N.

b. Philippine Islands. From Mr. Cuming's Collection.

2. TRERON GRISEICAUDA, The grey-tailed Pigeon.

Treron griseicauda, G. R. Gray, MSS.

Treron aromatica, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 10.

a. ? From Mr. Argent's Collection.



b. TORIA.
3. TRERON NIPALENSIS. The Nepal aromatic Pigeon.

Toria nipalensis, Hodgs. As. Res. xix. p. 164.
Treron nipalensis, Bl. Drafts Fauna Ind. Col. p. 2.

Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 10.
Treron aromatica, Hodgs. List of An. fy Birds B.M. p. 121.



.13.



COLUMBID^. 11

Treron (Toria) aromatica, var., El. Cat. p. 228.

Roraeris (Toria) aromatica, Hodgs. Gray, Zool. Misc. p. 85.

a. Nepal. Presented by B. H. Hodgson, Esq.



C. OSMOTRERON.

4. TRERON MALABARICA. The Malabar Pigeon.

Columba aromatica, Temm. Pig. t. 5 ?

3 Vinago aromatica, Jerd. Madr. Journ. xii. p. !

$ Vinago affinis, Jerd. Madr. Journ. xii. p. 13.
Vinago malabarica, Jerd. Illustr. Ind. Orn. p.
Treron malabarica, El. Drafts Fauna Ind. Col. p. 8.
Osmotreron malabarica, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 13?

a. Malabar. Presented by Mrs. Spinkes.

6, c. Singapore. From Mr. Warwick's Collection.

d, e. Madras. Presented by the Rev. B. Baber.

5. TRERON POMPADORA. The Pompadour Pigeon.

Columba pompadora, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 775.
Columba aromatica, var. b, Temm. Pig. Ind. p. 442.
Columba phrenicoptera (pars), Wagl. Syst. Av. Col. sp. 1.
Treron St.Thomae (pars), G. R. Gray, Gen. ofB. ii. p. 4(>7.
Osmotreron pompadora, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 14.
Brown, Zool. Illustr. pi. 19.

a, b. Ceylon. From Mr. Cuming's Collection.

(i. TRERON FULVICOLLIS. The fulvous-necked Pigeon.

Columba aromatica, var. d, Temm. Pig. 16.

Columba cinnamomea, Temm. PL Col.

Columba fulvicollis, Wagl. Syst. Av. Col. sp. 8.

Treron fulvicollis, G. R. Gray, List of Gallince B.M. p. 3.

Treron tenuirostre, Eyton, Ann. fy Mag. Nat. Hist. xvi. p. 230.

Trygon (Treron) fulvicollis, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.

Osmotreron fulvicollis, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 14.

a. Borneo. From the Leyden Museum.

b. Malacca. Presented by Major Charlton.

7. TRERON OLAX. The odoriferous Pigeon.

Columba olax, Temm. PL Col. 241.

Treron olax, Steph. Gen. Zool. xiv. 1. p. 273.

Vinago olax, Cuv. Reg. An. (1829) i. p. 492.



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Trygon (Treron) olax, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Osmotreron olax, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 15.
Knip fy Prev. Pig. t. 12.

a. Indian Archipelago.

b. Indian Archipelago. From Mr. Warwick's Collection,

8. TRERON PSITTACEA. The psittaceous Pigeon.

Columba psittacea, Temm. Pig. t. 4.

Columba psittacina, Wagl. Syst. Av. Col. sp. 4.

Vinago psittacea, Steph. Gen. Zool. xi. 1. p. 112.

Treron psittacea, Steph. I. c. xiv. 1. p. 274 ; Pr. B. Consp. Gen,

Av. ii. p, 10.
Trygon (Treron) psittacea, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.

a. Timor. From the Ley den Museum.

b. c. Copang Timor. Presented by J. B. Jukes, Esq<

9. TRERON VIRIDIS. The Parrot Pigeon.

Columba viridis, Scop. Del. Flor. et Faun. Insubr. p. 94.

Sonn. Voy. N. Guin. t. 64, 65.
Columba vernans, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 789 ; Briss. Orn. i. p. 143,

t. 11. f. 1.

Columba vernans (pars), Temm. Pig. Ind. p. 443.
Vinago vernans, Cuv. Reg. An. (1817) i. p. 457.
Treron vernans, Steph. Gen. Zool. xiv. 1. p. 274.
Treron viridis, Bl. Cat. ofB. p. 229.
Trygon (Treron) vernans, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Osmotreron vernans, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 12.
Columba purpurea, Gmel. S. N. i. p. 784; Brown, III. -pi. 18.
Treron purpurea, G. R. Gray, Gen. of B. iii. App. p. 23.
M.JM.13B?

a, b. Philippine Islands. From Mr. Cuming's Collection.

c. Java. Presented by J. Inskipp, Esq.

d. Sumatra. Presented by the Hon. East India Company.

e. Singapore.

/. Indian Archipelago. Presented by Mr. Nightingale.
g. Tenasserim. Presented by J. D. C. Packman, Esq.

10. TRERON BICINCTA. The double-banded Pigeon.

Columba vernans, Temm. Pig. t. 10, 11.
Columba vernans (pars), Wagl. Syst. Av. Col. sp. 9,
Vinago bicincta, Jerd. Madr. Journ. xii. p. 13.
Vinago unicolor, Jerd. Madr. Journ. xii. p. 14.



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Treron bicincta, Bl. Cat. ofB. p. 229.
Treron vernans (pars), G. R. Gray, Gen. ofB. ii. p. 467.
Trygon (Treron) bicincta, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Columba vernans, var., Less.
Treron multicolor, Reichenb. Icon. t. 148. f. 1342.
Osmotreron bicincta, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 12.
Jerd. Illustr. Ind. Orn. pi. 21.

a, b. Madras. Presented by the Rev. B. Baber.
c, d. Madras. Presented by J. C. Jerdon, Esq.



d. BUTRERON.

11. TRERON CAPELLEI. Capelle's Pigeon.

Columba Capellei, Temm. PI. Col. 143.
Columba gigantea, Rqffl.

Vinago gigantea, Vig. Zool. App. Mem. Sir S. Raffles, p. 674.
Treron Capellei, Steph. Gen. Zool. xiv. 1. p. 276. pi. 32.
Treron magnirostris, Strickl. Ann. fy Mag. N. H. (1844) p. 116.
Vinago Capellei, Cuv. Reg. An. (1829) i. p. 492.
Treron (Toria) Capellei, Bl. Cat. of B. p. 228.
Trygon (Treron) Capellei, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Butreron Capelli, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 9.
Knip $ Prev. Pig. t. 38.

a. Indian Archipelago. From Mr. Cuming's Collection.

b, c. Indian Archipelago. Presented by Capt. Sir E. Bel-

cher, C.B., R.N.

e. CROCOPUS.

12. TRERON PHGENICOPTERUS. The purple-shouldered Pigeon.

Columba St. Thomse, Gmel. S. N. p. 778 ?
Columba phoenicoptera, Lath. Ind. Orn. ii. p. 597-
Columba militaris, Temm. Pig. t. 1.

Columba Hardwickii, Gray in Griff. An. Kingd. viii. p. 291. pi. .
Vinago militaris, Steph. Gen. Zool. xi. p. 109.
Treron militaris, Steph. Gen. Zool. xiv. 1. p. 274.
Treron phsenicoptera, Bl. Cat. of B. p. 229.
Treron St. Thorns, G. R. Gray, List of Gallince B.M. p. 2.
Trygon (Treron) St. Thomae, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Crocopus phoenicopterus, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 11.
Gould, Cent. ofB. pi. 58.

a c. Nepal. Presented by B. H. Hodgson, Esq.



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13. TRERON CHLORIGASTER. The yellow-bellied Pigeon.

Treron Jerdoni, StricM. Ann. fy Mag. N. H. (1844) p. 167.
Treron chlorigaster, Bl. Journ. A. S. B. (1843) xii. p. 167 ; xiv.

p. 850.

Vinago militaris 1, Jerd. Madr. Journ. xii. p. 12.
Crocopus chlorogaster, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p.

a. India. Presented by J. C, Jerdon, Esq.

b, c. Behar. Presented by B. H. Hodgson, Esq.

d. Malabar. Presented by Mrs. Spinkes.

e. India. From Mr. Warwick's Collection.

/, g. Madras. Presented by the Rev. B. Baber.



f. PHALACROTRERON.

14. TRERON CALVA. The bald Pigeon.

Columba calva, Temm. Pig. t. 7-
Vinago calva, Cuv. Reg. An. (1817) p. 492.
Treron? calva, Steph. Gen. Zool. xiv. 1. p. 273.
Treron calva, G. R. Gray, Gen. ofB. ii. p. 467.
Trygon (Treron) calva, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Phalacrotreron calva, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 6.
Vinago australis, Jard. fy 8elby,Illustr. Orn. pi. 81.
Vinago pityriopsis, Verr. Rev. et Mag. Zool. (1854) p. .

a. West Africa. Presented by Col. Sabine, R.A.

b. Gaboon, c. West Africa. From M. Verreaux's Col-

lection.



15. TRERON DELALANDII. Delaland's Pigeon.

Phalacrotreron Delalandii, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 6.
Treron calva, Verr. Rev. et Mag. Zool. (1852) p. 423.
Treron nudirostris, Lichl.

a, b. Cape of Good Hope. Presented by the Earl of Derby,
c. South Africa. From M. Verreaux's Collection.



16. TRERON NUDIROSTRIS. The naked-billed Pigeon.

Vinago nudirostris, Swains. B. of W. Afr. ii. p. 205.

Treron nudirostris, Reichenb.

Phalacrotreron nudirostris, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 6.

a. West Africa. From M. Verreaux's Collection.



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17. TRERON ABYSSINICA. The Waalia Pigeon.

Columba Abyssinica, Lath. Ind. Orn. Suppl. p. 60.
Columba humeralis, Wagl. Syst, Av. Col. sp. 2.
Columba Waalia, Rupp.

Vinago Abyssinica, Cuv. Reg. Anim. (1817) i. p. 457.
Treron Abyssinica, G. R. Gray, List of Gallince EM. p. 3.
Trygon (Treron) Abyssinica, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Phalacrotreron abyssinicus, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 7-
Temm. Pig. t. 8, 9 ; Levaill. Ois. de VAfr. t. 276, 277-

a. W. Africa. Presented by Col. Sabine, R.A.



g. SPHENOCERCUS.

18. TRERON SPHENURA. The wedge-tailed Pigeon.

Vinago sphenura, Vigors, P. Z. S. (1831) p. 173.
Treron sphenura, G. R. Gray, List of Gallince B.M. p. 4.
Trygon (Treron) sphenurus, Reichenb. Syst. Av. p. xxvi.
Ptilonopus macronotus, Hodgs., Gray, Zool. Misc. p. 85.
Treron (Sphenocircus) cantillans, Bl. Cat. of B. p. 230.
Vinago cantillans, Bl. Journ. As. Soc. Beng. xii. p. 166.
Ptilonopus Turturoides, Hodgs. 1. c. p. 85.
Sphenocercus sphenurus, Pr. B. Consp. Gen. Av. ii. p. 8.


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