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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTurtur 
AphiaID: 204018

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColumbiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColumbidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColumbidae
Source  basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurtur afer (Linnaeus, 1766)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small. Plumage: brown or pale grey; wings and tail short; wings with rufous; iridescent spots present in several species; black and white bars on rump. Other characteristics: highly terrestrial, feeding, nesting and perching on or near ground; relatively weak fliers. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204018
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1998-08-23 18:52:27Z  created  Depew, Lorna
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Turtur. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204018 on 2014-08-23
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