Gallicolumba rufigula

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae

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Gallicolumba rufigula

Gallicolumba rufigula is a chordate, or more specifically a bird, in the Columbidae family.

Gallicolumba rufigula is commonly known (its common name) as the Cinnamon Ground-Dove in English.

Gallicolumba rufigula is classified as least concern by the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of plant and animal species maintained by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.




Species Authority: The species authority, or the name(s) of scientist(s) or person(s) who first described Gallicolumba rufigula is (Pucheran, 1853) (IUCN Red List).

Country Distribution: Gallicolumba rufigula is found in the following countries:
    Indonesia, Papua New Guinea
(IUCN Red List).

Biome(s)/Ecosystem(s): IUCN lists the following as biomes for Gallicolumba rufigula: Terrestrial (IUCN Red List).

Major Habitat(s): 1.6 Forest - Subtropical/Tropical Moist (IUCN Red List).

Range: This species has a large range, with an estimated global Extent of Occurrence of 50,000-100,000 km. The global population size has not been quantified, but it is believed to be large as the species is described as 'frequent' in at least parts of its range (del Hoyo et al. 1997). Global population trends have not been quantified, but the species is not believed to approach the thresholds for the population decline criterion of the IUCN Red List (i.e. declining more than 30% in ten years or three generations). For these reasons, the species is evaluated as Least Concern. (IUCN Red List).

CONSERVATION STATUS

Red List Category & Criteria: Gallicolumba rufigula is listed as LC    ver 3.1 (2001) (IUCN Red List).

Year Assessed: Gallicolumba rufigula's status was assessed in 2004 (IUCN Red List).

Assessor: Gallicolumba rufigula's Red List status was evaluated by BirdLife International (IUCN Red List).

Red List Evaluator: The Red List Evaluator for Gallicolumba rufigula is listed by IUCN as Ekstrom, J. & Butchart, S. (BirdLife International Red List Authority) (IUCN Red List).

Red List Rational / Justification : Gallicolumba rufigula is listed by IUCN for the following: This species has a large range, with an estimated global extent of occurrence of 50,000100,000 km. The global population size has not been quantified, but it is believed to be large as the species is described as 'frequent' in at least parts of its range (del Hoyo et al. 1997). Global population trends have not been quantified, but the species is not believed to approach the thresholds for the population decline criterion of the IUCN Red List (i.e., declining more than 30% in ten years or three generations). For these reasons, the species is evaluated as Least Concern. (IUCN Red List).

Red List History: Gallicolumba rufigula was listed on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species in 1988 (IUCN Red List).

Data Sources for IUCN data: The following is a list of citations from the IUCN web site for Gallicolumba rufigula:

Citations listed by IUCN

Bird Reference Citations. The numbers inserted in the text accounts above (usually in bold) refer to references. For further details on these references, click on the BirdLife International link above to go to the specific species account on the BirdLife web site. In some cases, particularly in the taxonomic notes, the references are cited using the author names. Details for these can be found on the BirdLife International web site at the following two places:
For References from A–L.
For References from M–Z.

BirdLife International. 2000. Threatened Birds of the World. Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, U.K.

BirdLife International. 2004 Threatened Birds of the World 2004. CD-ROM. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

(IUCN Red List).

Links: IUCN Red List Profile for Gallicolumba rufigula (IUCN Red List).

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