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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Columbidae
Reference taxon from IOC World Bird List
Columbidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Afghanistan Species List, Wright Et Al, Wright Et Al, Wright Et Al, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, NMNH Birds in DwC A, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, SailinSteve, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Conabio, Conabio, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, INBio, IABIN, IUCN, Afghanistan Species List, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Andorra Species List, Angola Species List, Armenia Species List, Austria Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Antigua and Barbuda Species List, Bailiwick of Jersey Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Barbados Species List, Belarus Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Bermuda Species List, Bhutan Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Bonaire Saint Eustatius and Saba Species List, Bosnia and Herzegovina Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Brunei Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Burundi Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Cape Verde Species List, Cayman Islands Species List, Central African Republic Species List, Chad Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Christmas Island Species List, Cocos Islands Species List, Colombia Species List, Comoros Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Curacao Species List, Cyprus Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Djibouti Species List, Dominica Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Eritrea Species List, Estonia Species List, British Virgin Islands Species List, Ethiopia Species List, Faroe Islands Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Fiji Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, French Guiana Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Gabon Species List, Gambia Species List, Georgia Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Gibraltar Species List, Greece Species List, Greenland Species List, Grenada Species List, Guadeloupe Species List, Guam Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guernsey Species List, Guinea Bissau Species List, Guinea Species List, Guyana Species List, Haiti Species List, Honduras Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Hungary Species List, Iceland Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Iraq Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Kenya Species List, Kiribati Species List, Kosovo Species List, Kuwait Species List, Kyrgyzstan Species List, Laos Species List, Latvia Species List, Lebanon Species List, Lesotho Species List, Liberia Species List, Libya Species List, Liechtenstein Species List, Lithuania Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Macau Species List, Macedonia Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Maldives Species List, Mali Species List, Malta Species List, Mariana Islands Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Martinique Species List, Mauritania Species List, Mauritius Species List, Mayotte Species List, Moldova Species List, Monaco Species List, Mongolia Species List, Montenegro Species List, Montserrat Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Niue Species List, Norfolk Island Species List, North Korean Species List, Norway Species List, Oman Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palau Species List, Palestine Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Pitcairn Henderson Ducie and Oeno Islands, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Qatar Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Reunion Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Rwanda Species List, Saint Barthelemy Species List, Saint Helena Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, Saint Kitts and Nevis Species List, Saint Lucia Species List, Saint Martin Species List, Saint Pierre et Miquelon Species List, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Species List, Samoa Species List, San Marino Species List, Sao Tome and Principe Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Serbia Species List, Seychelles Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, Singapore Species List, Sint Maarten Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, Somalia Species List, South Korea Species List, South Sudan Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Suriname Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Syria Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tajikistan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Tibet Species List, Timor Leste Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Togo Species List, Tonga Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, Turks and Caicos Islands Species List, Uganda Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Arab Emirates Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Wallis et Futuna Species List, Uruguay Species List, US Minor Outlying Islands Species List, US Virgin Islands Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Vatican City Species List, Yemen Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, Cuba Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List

Alternative Names

? aurita Temminck, 1809
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? calcaria Milne-Edwards, 1867
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? elegans Temminck, 1809
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? novaeseelandiae Gmelin, 1789
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? talpacoti Temminck, 1810
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alopecoenas Sharpe 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Butreron Jacquinot & Pucheran 1853
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Carpophagella Strand 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Coryphoenas Ramsay 1890
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Erythrauchaena Bonaparte 1854
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Geophilus Selby 1835
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gunabopicobia
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Histriophaps Salvadori 1893
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Leptotrygon Banks, Weckstein, Remsen & Johnson 2013
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Leucomeloena Bonaparte 1854
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Monornis Gray 1845
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nesoenas Salvadori 1893
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nesopelia Sundevall 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oenas Vieillot 1816
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Osculatia Bonaparte 1855
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oxypelia Salvadori 1893
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paraclaravis Sangster, Sweet & Johnson 2018
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Plegoenas Reichenbach 1851
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Primophaps Worthy 2012
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spilopelia Sundevall 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Turtur Selby 1835
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Zentrygon Banks, Weckstein, Remsen & Johnson 2013
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

doves and pigeons
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web
Pigeons and Doves
Recognized by Wikidata
pigeons and doves preferred
Doves, Pigeons
Recognized by CITES

Afrikaans

Duif preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Akan

Abuburo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Albanian

Pëllumbi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Amharic

ርግብ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

حماميات preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

Աղավնիներ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Assamese

পাৰ চৰাই preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Asturian

Palomba preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Atikamekw

omemew preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Aymara

Kitula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Göyərçinlər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bashkir

Күгәрсен һымаҡтар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Uso preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

галубовыя preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
галубіныя

Bengali

কলাম্বিডি preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bosnian

Golubovi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

гълъбови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Burmese

ခို preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Colúmbid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Cebuano

Salapati preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Chuvash

Кăвакарчăн евĕрлисем preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Cornish

Kolom preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Golubovi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

Holubovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Duer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Duiven en tortels preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Kolombedoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Tuvilased preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Faroese

Dúgva preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Kyyhkyt preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

French

Pigeon preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Pigeons, Colombe Poignardée, Gouras, Tourterelles
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Pomba preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

მტრედი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Tauben preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Περιστέρια preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Guarani

Pykasu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Gujarati

કપોત કુળ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Haitian; Haitian Creole

Pijon preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

יוניים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

कबूतर preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Galamb preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Icelandic

Dúfur preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ido

Kolombo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Colm preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ハト科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin

Javanese

Dara preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kabardian Circassian

Тхьэрыкъуэ лъэпкъыр preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kannada

ಕಲಂಬಿಡೈ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kashmiri

کوتُر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kazakh

Кептерлілер preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Көгүчкөндөр preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kongo

Dibembe preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Kevok preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latin

Columba preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

baložu dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Limburgan; Limburger; Limburgish

Doeve preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lingua Franca Nova

Columbiformo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Karveliniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Low Saxon

Doven preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

Гулаби preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Merpati preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

പ്രാവ് preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Marathi

कपोताद्य preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mongolian

Тагтаа preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Hasbídí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nepali

ढुकुर preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

North Frisian

Düüwen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Due preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Occitan (post 1500)

Colomb preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Official Aramaic

ܝܘܢܐ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Oriya

ପାରା preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ossetian; Ossetic

Æхсинæг preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

کبوتر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

gołębiowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Portuguese

Pombos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Punjabi

ਕਬੂਤਰ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pushto; Pashto

کوتره preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Quechua

Urpi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Голубиные preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Rusyn

Голубовы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sanskrit

कपोतः preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Scots

Doo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Scottish Gaelic

Calman preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

голубови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Golub preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sicilian

Palumma preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sindhi

ڪبوتر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Holubovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Somali

Xamaam(Shinbir) preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Golobi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Pvto Mario Peruano preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Palomas, Tórtolas
Recognized by CITES

Sundanese

Japati preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swahili

Njiwa preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Duvor preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tagalog

Kalapati preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tamil

புறா preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tatar

Күгәрченнәр preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Telugu

పావురము preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

นกพิราบ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
นกเขา
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Güvercingiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

голубові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Culfre preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Leeba preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Mirahpati preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Palomba preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Tauben preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
कबूतर आ पंडुक preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
बखुँ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Urdu

کبوتر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Fakhta and Kabootar preferred
Recognized by Kent Adrian Rebultan and admin

Uzbek

Kaptarlar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Bồ câu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Waray

Sarapati preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Welsh

Colomen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Wolof

Pitax preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Yiddish

טויבן preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azb

گؤیرچینلر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bcl

Salampati preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bxr

Тагтаа preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ckb

کۆتر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

De Ch

Tauben preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Eml

Clómb preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Frp

Pinjon preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Glk

کفتر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hif

Kabutar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mrj

Кӓдӹвлӓ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mzn

کوتر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nan

Hún-chiáu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nds Nl

duve preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pnb

کگی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sgs

Balondis preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sr Ec

голубови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Zea

Duven en tortels preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Columbidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Osteichthyes

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Osteichthyes
Sarcopterygii
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Amniota
Reptilia
Eureptilia
Diapsida
Neodiapsida
Archosauromorpha
Archosauriformes
Archosauria

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Aves
Columbiformes
Columbidae (this page)