Large Green-pigeon (Treron capellei) - HBW 4, p. 198
French: Colombar de Capelle
Spanish: Vinago Grande
Other common names: Large Thick-billed/Great Green-pigeon
Taxonomy: Columba capellei Temminck, 1823, Java.
Formerly placed in monotypic genus Butreron; affinities uncertain, but appears to be allied to the predominant Asian Treron lineage, rather than the pin-tailed and wedge-tailed forms. Monotypic.
Distribution: Malay Peninsula through Sumatra and associated islands (Nias, Telo, Siberut and Lingga Archipelago) to Borneo and Java.
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bird on top of a tree Locality Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Sabah (Malaysia), Borneo (Monotypic species)
Keith and Lynn Youngs 29 June 2014 1 year ago 28 sec 3.6
bird in a tree Locality Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Sabah (Malaysia), Borneo (Monotypic species)
Keith and Lynn Youngs 29 June 2014 1 year ago 20 sec 3.3
Female perched high in tree at edge of forest.
Locality Sepilok, Sandakan, Sabah (Malaysia), Borneo (Monotypic species)
Stijn_De_Win_Birding2Asia 9 October 2014 51 weeks ago 3.7
Perched on canopy.
Locality Taman Negara National Park, Peninsular Malaysia (ssp magnirostris)
Fran Trabalon 16 October 2014 30 weeks ago 2.7
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