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Zenaida macroura marginella

Zenaida macroura marginella
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclass: Gnathostomata
Class: Aves
Subclass: Neornithes
Infraclass: Aves
Superorder: Psittacimorphae
Order: Columbiformes
Suborder: Columbae
Family: Columbidae
Genus: Zenaida
Series: Amniota
Species: Z. macroura
Subspecies: marginella
Binomial name
Zenaida macroura marginella
(Woodhouse, 1852)

Zenaida macroura marginella is a subspecies within the kingdom Animalia, family Columbidae.

Vernacular Names

  • Czech: Káně černohrdlá
  • English: · Mourning Dove
  • Spanish: Águila colorada


Similar Species


  • Zenaida macroura marginella


Name Status

Name status: accepted name.
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: 26-May-2005
Source: ITIS Global, Dec 2014
Some taxonomic info derived from IOC.[1]


Br. Columbia to Baja California, w US and s-central Mexico Breeding range: Breeding range: NA, MA widespread w British Columbia (Canada) to sc Mexico

  • Reported here: Antarctica, Australia:Victoria, Bahamas, Belize, Bermuda, Canada, Canada:Alberta, Canada:British Columbia, Canada:Manitoba, Canada:Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada:Ontario, Canada:Saskatchewan, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India:Goa, Mexico, Mexico:Baja, Mexico:Chihuahua, Mexico:Coahuila, Mexico:Durango, Mexico:Hidalgo, Mexico:Jalisco, Mexico:Morelos, Mexico:Oaxaca, Mexico:San Luis Potosi, Mexico:Sinaloa, Mexico:Sonora, Mexico:Zacatecas, Nicaragua, Russia, Sweden, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom, United States.

Map showing distribution of observations of Zenaida macroura marginella.

More Information


  • Catalog of Life Identifier: 3b54b1bb8ff1943f7f87ea0e239cbc54
  • GBIF: TaxonID: 6179183 TaxonKey: 13907583
  • ITIS: 177127
  • Namebank ID: 591529
  • SP2000 Accepted Name Code: ITS-177127
  • ZipcodeZoo CritterID: 406563


  1. International Ornithologists’ Committee. IOC World Bird List 5.2 doi 10.14344/IOC.ML.5.2 link


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  • Brands, S.J. (comp.) 1989-present. The Taxonomicon. Universal Taxonomic Services, Zwaag, The Netherlands. Accessed January 9, 2012.
  • Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Accessed March 18, 2008. http://www.gbif.org Mediated distribution data from 6 providers.
  • Peterson, Alan P. Zoological Nomenclature Resource. Accessed June 19, 2009.

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