(syn. Columba Ϯ Silvery Pigeon C. argentina) Gr. λευκος leukos  white; οινας oinas, οιναδος oinados  pigeon; "Key to the Species*.  a. General plumage not uniform.  a1. General plumage white-grey; apical half of the tail black (Leucœnas) . . .grisea" (Salvadori 1893).  Var. Leucaenas.

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 16 January 2019).