Leucomeloena

(syn. Columba Ϯ White-headed Pigeon C. leucomela) Gr. λευκος leukos  white; μελας melas, μελαινα melaina  black; οινας oinas pigeon; "La Col. leucomela, Temm., à laquelle il faut restituer son premier nom spécifique norfolciensis, Lath., forme seule mon quatrième genre LEUCOMELOENA" (Bonaparte 1854). Var. Leucomelaena, Leucomelaina.

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Recommended citation
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 24 January 2019).