Monday, 7 January 2013

Bird #2 : Zenaida Dove





Common Name: Zenaida Dove
Scientific Name: Zenaida  aurita
Local Name: Wood Dove
Description: 11- 12” inches; Brownish cinnamon plumage; purple to gold patch on neck; round tail with white tips; trailing edge of outer secondary wing feathers white with black marks; feet pinkish-red in color
Habitat: Island wide
Statue: Resident breeder
References:
Websites:
·         Wikipedia
·         Whatbird.com