Didunculus strigirostris (Tooth-billed Pigeon)

Tooth-billed Pigeon

Dutch: Tandduif

Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Genus: Didunculus
Species: Didunculus strigirostris

Many thanks to the Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt, for allowing us to photograph this specimen.

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 51 mm
Length cranium: 36 mm
Width (cranium): 22 mm
Height (cranium): 21 mm
Alternative names: Zahntaube (German), Diduncule strigirostre (French), Paloma Manumea (Spanish)