Superb Fruit-dove (species: Ptilinopus superbus) in ALA: Lizard Island (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Ptilinopus superbus
Superb Fruit-dove

©OzAnimals: Superb fruitdove
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Columbiformes
Family Columbidae
Genus Ptilinopus
Species Ptilinopus superbus
Status least concern

Distinguishing features

Two records from Lizard Island in ALA (accessed 26 oct 2021). These may be misidentifications of the common resident species Ptilinopus regina.


  • Size data has not been obtained.


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



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