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Nesoenas cicur Hume 2011 (Mauritian turtle dove)

PaleoDB taxon number: 371500

Full reference: J. P. Hume. 2011. Systematics, morphology, and ecology of pigeons and doves (Aves: Columbidae) of the Mascarene Islands, with three new species. Zootaxa 3124:1-62

Belongs to Nesoenas according to J. P. Hume 2011

Sister taxa: Nesoenas duboisi, Nesoenas mayeri, Nesoenas rodericana

Type specimen: FLMR R2107, a set of limb elements (right tarsometatarsus). Its type locality is VGP1 cave, Vieux Grand Port, which is in a Holocene cave carbonate in Mauritius.