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Large green pigeon

Thai: นกเปล้าใหญ่, nok plao yai

Binomial name: Treron capellei, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, 1823

The large green pigeon (Treron capellei) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, and Thailand. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Scientific classification

Treron capellei

Common names

  • English: Large green pigeon
  • Thai: นกเปล้าใหญ่, nok plao yai

Conservation status

Vulnerable (IUCN3.1)

Vulnerable (IUCN3.1)

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Distribution map of Large green pigeon, Treron capellei in Thailand

Range map of Treron capellei in Thailand

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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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