Order: Columbiformes | Family: Columbidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Southwest Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Male | Loc. Southwest Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Southwest Ecuador
Age: Subadult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Southwest Ecuador
Status: The Ecuadorian Ground-Dove is common in semi-open habitats in the Marañon drainage and the semi-deciduous forest and scrub in extreme northwest Peru. It also occurs in Ec.
Name in Spanish: Tortolita Ecuatoriana.
Sub-species: Ecuadorian Ground Dove (Columbina buckleyi buckleyi), P. L. Sclater and Salvin 1877.
(Columbina buckleyi dorsti), Koepcke 1962.
Meaning of Name: Columbina: L. referring to a small version of the family Columbidae. buckleyii: In honor of Charles Buckley, entomologist and collector in Bolivia, 1874, and Ecuador, 1878.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 08/01/2015.