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Pigeons and Doves (Columbidae)

Afep Pigeon (Columba unicincta) - HBW 4, p. 116

French: Pigeon gris German: Kongotaube Spanish: Paloma del Congo
Other common names: Grey Woodpigeon

Taxonomy: Columba unicincta Cassin, 1860, Ogooué River, Gabon.
Part of the C. palumbus species-group also including C. bollii and C. trocaz, and probably C. junoniae. Monotypic.

Distribution: Liberia sparsely to Gabon, Congo and NW Angola, then E through Zaire to Uganda.

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