Gymnopelia

(syn. Metriopelia Ϯ Bare-faced Ground Dove M. ceciliae) Gr. γυμνος gumnos  bare, naked; πελεια peleia  dove; "VII.- GYMNOPELIA, gen. nov. p. 133.  Habitus Chamæpeliæ, sed orbitis nudis dignoscenda.  Typus, G. ERYTHROTHORAX, i.e. Columba erythrothorax, Meyen, Nov. Act. Acad. Leopold. Car. xvii, Suppl. p. 98. t. xvi.: Columba anais, Lesson" (P. Sclater & Salvin 1873).

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Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 14 December 2018).