- Purplish-backed Quail-Dove
 - Purplish-backed Quail-Dove
Watch
 - Purplish-backed Quail-Dove
Listen

Purplish-backed Quail-Dove Zentrygon lawrencii

LC Least Concern
Monotypic
Luis F. Baptista, Pepper W. Trail, H.M. Horblit, and Peter F. D. Boesman
Version: 1.0 — Published March 4, 2020

Sign in to see your badges

Originally Appeared in

Subscribe Now For Access

Unlock thousands of full-length species accounts and hundreds of bird family overviews when you subscribe to Birds of the World. Each species account is written by leading ornithologists and provides detailed information on bird distribution, migration, habitat, diet, sounds, behavior, breeding, current population status, and conservation. An extensive multimedia section displays the latest photos, videos and audio selections from the Macaulay Library. (Browse free accounts on the home page.)

Every bird has a story. Discover them all with Birds of the World.

Subscribe Now

Already a subscriber? Sign in
Enlarge
eBird range map for Purplish-backed Quail-Dove

Generated from eBird observations (Year-Round, 1900-present)

Recommended Citation

Baptista, L.F., P.W. Trail, H.M. Horblit, and P. F. D. Boesman (2020). Purplish-backed Quail-Dove (Zentrygon lawrencii), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D. A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.pbqdov1.01