Ruddy cuckoo-dove

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Ruddy cuckoo-dove
Macropygia emiliana (Ruddy Cuckoo Dove)8.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Genus: Macropygia
Species: M. emiliana
Binomial name
Macropygia emiliana
Bonaparte, 1854

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The ruddy cuckoo-dove (Macropygia emiliana) is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. It was split from the slender-billed cuckoo-dove in 2003 and is found in Brunei, Indonesia, and Malaysia. It has two remaining sub-species:

Five former subspecies of the ruddy cuckoo-dove were reassigned by the IOU in 2016: