Zenaida Dove

photo by D. Gordon E. Robertson

Scientific classification

Order

Columbiformes

Family

Columbidae

Subfamily

Zenaida

Species

aurita

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with generally sand brown plumage
* Two purplish patches on the sides of the neck and reddish legs
* Size: about 29 cm

Habitat

(Half)open areas

Countries

Americas

External links

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