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Alternative name: Reddish Cuckoo-Dove

Macropygia tenuirostris
Photo by Bobby6425
Location: Manila, Philippines



Philippines and Taiwan


Four subspecies recognized[1]:

  • M. t. phaea on Batan and Calayan (Philippines) and Taiwan
  • M. t. septentrionalis on Batan, Itbayat and Sabtan Islands (northern Philippines); Lanyu Island
  • M. t. tenuirostris in the Philippines
  • M. t. borneensis in northern Borneo




  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2016. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2016, with updates to August 2016. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2016. IOC World Bird Names (version 6.2). Available at http://www.worldbirdnames.org/.

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