Search by Freefind    A   B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L M  N  O  P  Q   R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y   Z      Home

 Advanced Search Alphabetically Taxon - Family Map Country Lists Help-Site Map Contact

Thick-billed Ground-Pigeon

Photo by John Gould © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved


Video by  © all rights reserved


This page  only

Be notified of
page updates

it's private

powered by

Home          Order

Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Trugon terrestris Scientific name
Columbiformes Order
Columbidae Family
 cm. (Wingspan cm) Length
Tropical rainforest, below 640 m. Range:-  Island of New Guinea:- Indonesia:- New Guinea, Raja Ampat archipelago. Salawati. Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Habitat
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Invertebrates, small amphibians, fish, worms. Food  
2612 - TSN: 177274  - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

If you have sound recording of the Columbidae please send it to xeno-canto. 

AKA:- Czech: Holub bridlicový, holub břidlicový
Danish: Øredue
German: Erdtaube
English: Ground Pigeon, Thick billed Ground Pigeon, Thick-billed Ground Dove, Thick-billed Ground Pigeon, Thick-billed Ground-Dove, Thick-billed Ground-Pigeon, Thick-billed Jungle-Pigeon
Spanish: Paloma Perdiz de Pico Grueso, Paloma perdiz Picogorda, Paloma-perdiz Picogorda
Estonian: habetuvi
Finnish: Isopyykyyhky
French: Trugon terrestre
Indonesian: Delimukan Puyuh
Italian: Piccione terragnolo, Piccione terricolo beccogrosso
Japanese: hashibutobato
Japanese: ハシブトバト
Latin: Trugon terrestris
Dutch: Grijze Grondduif
Norwegian: Gladiatordue
Polish: papuasek
Russian: Толстоклювый голубь
Slovak: trugón zemný
Swedish: Tjocknäbbad markduva
Chinese: 厚嘴地鸠


Trugon terrestris
Trugon terrestris leucopareia
Trugon terrestris mayri
Trugon terrestris terrestris

Arkive for photos, picture gallery, sound recordings, video and bird data, checklists etc. Field guide images of over 9,000 species. Checklists covering all bird species and most of the worlds countries.

2008 Worldbirds © all rights reserved   Copy-right belongs to individual photographers

Sound recordings by XENO-CANTO are covered by creative commons Copy-right (CC)


01/03/2008 0000000

25/10/2009 500,000

28/02/2012 870,300



Maps from Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites


01/01/2009 151,000

01/10/2010 562,291

24/09/2012 1,000,000


Credits Some of the maps, data, are from               Data from Avibase