Columbinae

Columbinae is a subfamily of birds from the family Columbidae. Otherwise, four genera Geotrygon, Leptotila, Starnoenas and Zenaida form subfamily Leptotilinae.

Columbinae
Streptopelia chinensis Tas Edit.jpg
Spotted dove (Spilopelia chinensis) with plumage pattern of S. c. tigrina
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Subfamily: Columbinae
Leach, 1820
Genera

See text (many genera)

GeneraEdit

Including four extinct monotypic genera:

ReferencesEdit

  • Banks, R.C.; Weckstein, J.D.; Remsen Jr, J.V.; Johnson, K.P. (2013). "Classification of a clade of New World doves (Columbidae: Zenaidini)". Zootaxa. 3669 (2): 184–188. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3669.2.11.