Blue-spotted Wood Dove

Turtur afer - Tourtelette améthystine

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Columbiformes

  • Family
    :

    Columbidés

  • Genus
    :

    Turtur

  • Species
    :

    afer

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1766

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 22 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 53 à 74 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Blue-spotted Wood Dove (Turtur afer) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Tourtelette améthystine,
  • Palomita Aliazul,
  • Rola-de-manchas-azuis,
  • Stahlflecktaube,
  • acélfoltos erdeigerle,
  • Staalvlekduif,
  • Tortora boschereccia macchieblu,
  • Blåfläckduva,
  • Blåflekkalvedue,
  • bronzovka malá,
  • hrdlička modroskvrnná,
  • Stålpletdue,
  • sinitäpläkyyhky,
  • Blouvlekduifie,
  • tortoreta alablava,
  • turkaweczka modroplamkowa,
  • Стальнопятнистая лесная горлица,
  • アオフバト,
  • 蓝斑森鸠,
  • 藍斑森鳩,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Grassland : Temperate ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Rural Gardens

Geographic range

Illustration

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