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Mackinlay's Cuckoo-Dove

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Macropygia mackinlayi Scientific name
Columbiformes Order
Columbidae Family
 cm. (Wingspan cm) Length
Tropical dry forest, degraded former forest. Between 200 - 800 m. Range:- Island of New Guinea:- Melanesia:- Papua New Guinea, Bismark:- Admiralty Islands, Emira, Manus, Mussau, New Britain, New Hanover, New Ireland, Rambutyo, D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago, Milne Bay Islands. Solomon Islands, Solomons archipelago:- Bougainville, Central Province, Choiseul Province, Guadalcanal Province, sabel Province, Makira-Ulawa Province, Malaita Province, Reef Group, I, Western Province, Rennell and Bellona Province, Santa Cruz, Temotu Province. Vanuatu. Indonesia:- New Guinea.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Invertebrates, small amphibians, fish, worms. Food  
2510 - TSN: 177204  - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Czech: Holub Mackinlayuv, holub Mackinlayův
Danish: Stillehavsgøgedue
German: Mackinlaytaube, Mackinlay-Taube
English: Dimorphic Cuckoo-Dove, Mackinlay's Cuckoo Dove, Mackinlay's Cuckoo-Dove, Rufous-brown Pheasant Dove, Spot-breasted Cuckoo-Dove
Spanish: Tórtola Cuco de Mackinlay, Tórtola-cuco de Mackinlay
Estonian: melaneesia kägutuvi
Finnish: Melanesiankäkikyyhky
French: Phasianelle de Mackinlay
Italian: Tortora cuculo di Mackinlay, Tortora cuculo di Mackinlayi
Japanese: meraneshiaonagabato
Japanese: メラネシアオナガバト
Latin: Macropygia mackinlayi
Dutch: Mackinlay-koekoeksduif, Mackinlays Koekoeksduif, Macklinlay's Koekoeksduif
Norwegian: Flekkgjøkdue
Polish: Kasztanówka zmiena, kasztanówka zmienna
Russian: Рыжая кукушковая горлица
Slovak: hrdlica škvrnitoprsá
Swedish: Mackinlays gökduva
Chinese: 棕鹃鸠


Macropygia mackinlayi
Macropygia mackinlayi arossi
Macropygia mackinlayi goodsoni
Macropygia mackinlayi krakari
Macropygia mackinlayi mackinlayi
Macropygia mackinlayi troughtoni

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Mackinlay's Cuckoo-Dove, Solomon Islands


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