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Macropygia
File:Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove.png
Slender-billed Cuckoo-Dove, New Guinea.
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Unrecognized taxon (fix): Macropygia
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Macropygia is a genus of bird in the pigeon and dove family Columbidae. The genus is one of three genera known as cuckoo-doves. They are long tailed, range between 27–45 cm in length and have brown plumage. The genus ranges from India and China through Indonesia and the Philippines to Vanuatu and Australia.

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