Columbigallina

Common ground-dove Columbigallina passerina, copyright Alan Vernon.

Belongs within: Columbidae.

Columbigallina is a Neotropical genus of small ground-doves, currently usually treated as a synonym of Columbina.

<==ColumbigallinaT62
    |--C. buckleyiT62
    |--C. cruzianaT62
    |--C. minutaT62
    |    |--C. m. minutaE52
    |    `--C. m. elaeodesE52
    `--C. talpacoti (Temm. 1811)D-DV01
         |--C. t. talpacotiT62
         |--C. t. caucaeT62
         |--C. t. elutaT62
         `--C. t. rufipennisT62

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[D-DV01] Durette-Desset, M.-C., & C. Vaucher. 2001. Ornithostrongylus cristatus sp. n. (Nematoda, Trichostrongylina, Molineoidea), parasite de Columbigallina talpacoti (Temm., 1811) (Aves, Columbidae) au Paraguay. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 108 (2): 291–302.

[E52] Eisenmann, E. 1952. Annotated list of birds of Barro Colorado Island, Panama Canal Zone. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 117 (5): 1–62.

[T62] Tendeiro, J. 1962. Estudos sobre malófagos: revisão monográfica do género Columbicola Ewing (Ischnocera, Philopteridae). Memórias da Junta de Investigações do Ultramar, ser. 2, 32: 7–460.

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