Bridled Quail-Dove Geotrygon mystacea

  • Order: Columbiformes
  • Family: Columbidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: C. W. Boal


Clint Boal is a research scientist with the U. S. Geological Survey, Texas Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, at Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX.  I thank all the individuals on the BirdsCaribbean listserve who contributed information and discussion on Bridled Quail-Doves. Hopefully, this species account will fuel interest and greater research and conservation effort with the species. I thank F.F. Rivera- Milán and J. Roberson for providing thoughtful comments and insights that improved this species account.

Recommended Citation

Boal, C. W. (2011). Bridled Quail-Dove (Geotrygon mystacea), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.