Lined quail-dove

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Lined quail-dove
Giuseppe Arcimboldo - Blue-Headed Quail-Dove - WGA00861.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Genus: Zentrygon
Species: Z. linearis
Binomial name
Zentrygon linearis
(Prévost, 1843)

The lined quail-dove (Zentrygon linearis) is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. This species was formerly considered part of the genus Geotrygon.

It is found in Colombia, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Zentrygon linearis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T22690946A93295776. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22690946A93295776.en. Retrieved 14 January 2018.