Atoll Fruit-Dove

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The Atoll Fruit-Dove is classified as Near Threatened (NT), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.

The Atoll Fruit-dove (Ptilinopus coralensis) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family. It is endemic to French Polynesia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and plantations. It is threatened by habitat loss. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Ptilinopus coralensis. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 July 2007. Stub icon This Columbiformes-related article is a stub. More

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Atoll Fruit-Dove, Ptilinopus coralensis Columbidae (PIGEONS & DOVES) Atoll Fruit-Dove, Ptilinopus coralensis This photo was taken in: Polynesia Notes on this photo: Another species at Teneraro was the Atoll Fruit-Dove. Again, they were very inquisitive and tame. The photo was taken by: Ron Hoff , Birdtours.co. More

Atoll Fruit-dove Ptilinopus coralensis 2009 IUCN Red List Category (as evaluated by BirdLife International - the official Red List Authority for birds for IUCN): Near Threatened Justification This species is likely to be declining moderately rapidly throughout its very fragmented range as a result of hunting, introduced predators and habitat degredation. It therefore is classified as Near Threatened. More

Atoll Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus coralensis = Described by: Peale (1848) Alternate common name(s): Atoll Fruit Dove, Tuamotu Fruit-Dove, Coral Fruit-Dove Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors Photographs No photographs are available for this species Range Tuamotu Archipelago; Videos No videos are available for this species Sounds No sounds are available for this species More

Atoll Fruit-dove The Atoll Fruit-dove (Ptilinopus coralensis) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family. It is endemic to French Polynesia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and plantations . It is threatened by habitat loss. See more at Wikipedia.org... More

Order : Columbiformes
Family : Columbidae
Genus : Ptilinopus
Species : coralensis
Authority : Peale, 1848
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