Yellow-vented Green-Pigeon / Treron seimundi

Yellow-vented Green-Pigeon / Treron seimundi

Yellow-vented Green-Pigeon

SCI Name:  Treron seimundi
Protonym:  Sphenocercus seimundi Bull.Br.Orn.Club 25 p.98
Category:  Columbiformes / Columbidae /
Taxonomy Code:  yevpig1
Type Locality:  Semangko Pass, 2700 feet, Selangor-Pahang border, Malay Peninsula.
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Publish Year:  1910
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DEFINITIONS

TRERON
(Columbidae; Ϯ Thick-billed Green Pigeon T. curvirostra) Gr. τρηρων trērōn, τρηρωνος trērōnos  pigeon, dove  < τρεω treō  to flee in fear; "TRÉRON, Treron.  Columba, Linn. Gm. Lath.  Bec un peu robuste, caréné en dessus, droit à la base, crochu vers le bout. — Ailes longues, pointues.  Esp. Columba curvirostra, Gm." (Vieillot 1816); "Treron Vieillot, Analyse, 1816, p. 49. Type, by monotypy, Columba curvirostra Gmelin." (Peters 1937, III, 14).
Var. Theron, Trenon.
Synon. Ancistroa, Butreron, Crocopus, Dendrophaps, Dendrophassa, Osmotreron, Phalacrotreron, Rhamphotreron, Rhombura, Romeris, Sphenocercus, Sphenoena, Sphenotreron, Sphenurus, Toria, Vinago.

seimundi
Eibert Carl Henry Seimund (?1878-1942) British taxidermist, collector in South Africa 1899-1903, Fernando Póo 1904, and Malaya 1906-1916 (subsp. Agricola infuscatus, Anthreptes, syn. Aplopelia simplex, Treron).

SUBSPECIES

Yellow-vented Green-Pigeon (seimundi)
SCI Name: Treron seimundi seimundi
seimundi
Eibert Carl Henry Seimund (?1878-1942) British taxidermist, collector in South Africa 1899-1903, Fernando Póo 1904, and Malaya 1906-1916 (subsp. Agricola infuscatus, Anthreptes, syn. Aplopelia simplex, Treron).

Yellow-vented Green-Pigeon (modestus)
SCI Name: Treron seimundi modestus
modesta / modestum / modestus
L. modestus  plain, modest, unassuming  < modus  measure, standard.