Caloenas Gray, List Gen. Birds, p. 59 (1840).
Type, Columba nicobarica Linn.
Characters of the genus are the same as these of the Subfamily.
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.5 1928.
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