Bare-eyed Pigeon / Patagioenas corensis

Bare-eyed Pigeon / Patagioenas corensis

Bare-eyed Pigeon

SCI Name:  Patagioenas corensis
Protonym:  Columba corensis Beytr.Gesch.Vogel p.31
Category:  Columbiformes / Columbidae /
Taxonomy Code:  baepig2
Type Locality:  
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Publish Year:  1784
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DEFINITIONS

PATAGIOENAS
(Columbidae; Ϯ White-crowned Pigeon P. leucocephala) Gr. παταγη patagē  clatter, clap; οινας oinas, οιναδος oinados   pigeon; "Genera et Species typicae.  ...  γ. *Patagioenas Rchb. leucocephala (Col. — L. Gm.) R.  Ic. Av. t. 223. ic. 1257—58.  t. 255. ic. 2863—64." (Reichenbach 1852); "Patagioenas Reichenbach, Av. Syst. Nat., p. xxv, 1852—type, by [original designation and] monotypy, Columba leucocephala Linnaeus." (Hellmayr & Conover 1942, XIII, 430). This genus incorporates the New World pigeons formerly included in Columba.
Var. Patagiaenas.
Synon. Chloroenas, Crossophthalmus, Lepidoenas, Notioenas, Oenoenas, Picazuros.

corensis
Coro or La Vela de Coro, Falcón, western Venezuela.