Ecuadorian Ground-dove (Columbina buckleyi) - HBW 4, p. 163
French: Colombe de Buckley
Spanish: Columbina Ecuatoriana
Other common names: Buckley's Ground-dove
Taxonomy: Chamæpelia buckleyi P. L. Sclater and Salvin, 1877, Santa Rita, Ecuador.
Formerly placed in genus Columbigallina. Forms a superspecies with C. talpacoti. Monotypic.
Distribution: NW Ecuador (Esmeraldas) S to extreme NW Peru (Tumbes).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
pair feeding on ground Locality Jorupe Reserve, Loja Province, Ecuador (Monotypic species)
Martin Kennewell 10 April 2011 3 years ago 26 sec 4.4
A bird feeding on the ground. Locality Cerro Blanco Protected Forest, Guayaquil, Guayas Province, Ecuador (Monotypic species)
Paul Clarke 2 February 2012 2 years ago 23 sec 4
Adult female perched in a tree, seen at eyelevel from the tower.
Locality Puerto Hondo, Guayas Province, Ecuador (Monotypic species)
Pia Öberg 28 January 2007 3 years ago 4.2
a male bird on the ground
Locality Guayaquil, Guayas Province, Ecuador (Monotypic species)
rainer seifert 26 October 2010 2 years ago 4
Locality Jocotoco Foundation’s Canandé Station, Esmeraldas Province, Ecuador (Monotypic species)
Dusan M. Brinkhuizen 30 July 2009 5 years ago 4
A bird on a ground
Locality Tandayapa Valley, Pichincha Province, Ecuador (Monotypic species)
Tadeusz Stawarczyk 2 October 2009 5 years ago 3.7
An adult male
Locality Santo Domingo de los Colorados, Pichincha Province, Ecuador (Monotypic species)
David Hollie 10 February 2007 4 years ago 3.6
On the ground.
Locality Tinalandia, Pichincha Province, Ecuador (ssp buckleyi)
Fran Trabalon 6 October 2005 10 weeks ago 2.7