Whistling green pigeon

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Whistling green pigeon
Illustration by Keulemans, 1893
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Genus: Treron
Species: T. formosae
Binomial name
Treron formosae
Swinhoe, 1863
  • Sphenocercus formosae

The whistling green pigeon (Treron formosae) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family. It is found in Taiwan, the Ryukyu Islands and Batanes. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and rural gardens. It is threatened by habitat loss.