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Recently changed genus names within the family Pigeons
 
New name   Vernacular Old name
Patagioenas pallidiceps (Ramsay,EP)   1877 Yellow-legged Pigeon Columba pallidiceps
Kevin P. Johnson, Selvino de Kort, Karen Dinwoodey, A.C. Mateman, Carel ten Cate, C.M. Lessells & Dale H. Clayton,
A molecular phylogeny of the dove genera Streptopelia and Columba
Auk 118, 4 (2001): 874-887
Patagioenas leucocephala (Linnaeus)   1758 White-crowned Pigeon Columba leucocephala  
Patagioenas speciosa (Gmelin)   1789 Scaled Pigeon Columba speciosa  
Patagioenas squamosa (Bonnaterre)   1792 Scaly-naped Pigeon Columba squamosa  
Patagioenas corensis (Jacquin)   1784 Bare-eyed Pigeon Columba corensis  
Patagioenas picazuro (Temminck)   1813 Picazuro Pigeon Columba picazuro  
Patagioenas maculosa (Temminck)   1813 Spot-winged Pigeon Columba maculosa  
Patagioenas fasciata (Say)   1823 Band-tailed Pigeon Columba fasciata  
Patagioenas araucana (Lesson)   1827 Chilean Pigeon Columba araucana  
Patagioenas caribaea (Jacquin)   1784 Ring-tailed Pigeon Columba caribaea  
Patagioenas cayennensis (Bonnaterre)   1792 Pale-vented Pigeon Columba cayennensis  
Patagioenas flavirostris (Wagler)   1831 Red-billed Pigeon Columba flavirostris  
Patagioenas oenops (Salvin)   1895 Peruvian Pigeon Columba oenops  
Patagioenas inornata (Vigors)   1827 Plain Pigeon Columba inornata  
Patagioenas plumbea (Vieillot)   1818 Plumbeous Pigeon Columba plumbea  
Patagioenas subvinacea (Lawrence)   1868 Ruddy Pigeon Columba subvinacea  
Patagioenas nigrirostris (Sclater,PL)   1860 Short-billed Pigeon Columba nigrirostris  
Patagioenas goodsoni (Hartert)   1902 Dusky Pigeon Columba goodsoni  
Streptopelia picturata (Temminck)   1809 Madagascar Turtle-Dove Columba picturata
Streptopelia mayeri (Prevost)   1843 Pink Pigeon Columba mayeri
 
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