Gallicolumba crinigera bartletti Sclater, 1864 (1863?)

Basilan bleeding heart



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Invalid (synonym). A summary of the taxonomic history of the name bartletti is given by (Collar, 2006).


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)



Basilan Island, Philippines


Biology & Ecology









Original scientific description:

Sclater, P. L. (1863). On some new and interesting animals recently acquired for the Society’s menagerie. Proc. Zool. Soc. London (1863): 374-378.

Other references:

Collar, Nigel J. (2006). Systematic notes on Asian birds. 59. Taxonomy as tar-baby: the type locality and nomenclature of the Mindanao Bleeding-heart Gallicolumba crinigera (Pucheran, 1853). Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden 80(5): 193-202.

Hartert, Ernst. (1918). Further notes on pigeons. Novit. Zool. 25: 434-436.

Sclater, P. L. (1865). Note on the breeding of a ground-pigeon in the Society’s menagerie. Proc. Zool. Soc. London (1865): 238-240.


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