Scientific Name: Treron fulvicollis
Malay Name: Punai Bakau
Chinese Name: 棕头绿鸠
Range: Found from the Thai-Malay Peninsula to Sumatra and Borneo.
Taxonomy: Polytypic. Subspecies are: fulvicollis, melopogenys, oberholseri, baramensis.
Local Subspecies: fulvicollis
Size: 25.5-26 cm
Identification: Distinguished from male Pink-necked Green Pigeon by the rufous-chestnut hood and maroon wings. Female resembles Thick-billed Green Pigeon but bill and eyering distinctively narrower, thigh yellowish and undertail-coverts streaked instead of barred.
Habitat: Freshwater swamp forest, coastal forest, mangroves, secondary growth and suitable wooded areas.
Behaviour/Ecology: Little is known of the behaviour of this species.
Local Status: Rare visitor
Conservation Status: Vulnerable (BirdLife International 2022)
BirdLife International 2022. Treron fulvicollis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2022. Accessed on 1 January 2023
Robson, C. (2014). Field guide to the birds of South-East Asia (Second Edition). Bloomsbury Publishing, London.
Bird Society of Singapore. (n.d.). Cinnamon-headed Green Pigeon. Retrieved on September 23, 2023 from https://singaporebirds.com/species/cinnamon-headed-green-pigeon.