WoRMS taxon details

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTurtur

204018  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204018)

accepted
Genus
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small. Plumage: brown or pale grey;...  
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]
WoRMS (1998). Turtur. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204018 on 2017-12-12

Date
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1998-08-23 18:52:27Z
created
Depew, Lorna

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basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   
From other sources
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]