Pigeons and Doves (Columbidae)

Red-bellied Fruit-dove (Ptilinopus greyii) - HBW 4, p. 215

French: Ptilope de Grey German: Greyfruchttaube Spanish: Tilopo de Grey
Other common names: Grey's Fruit-dove

Taxonomy: Ptilinopus greyii Bonaparte, 1857, Isle of Pines and Loyalty Islands.
Placed within the large P. purpuratus species-group; often considered particularly close to P. richardsii; has also been linked with P. porphyraceus and P. pelewensis. Monotypic.

Distribution: Ndai I (Gower) in CE Solomons S through Santa Cruz Is, Banks Group (Reef Is) and Vanuatu to Loyalty Is, New Caledonia and I of Pines.