Eurasian Collared Dove

Streptopelia decaocto - Tourterelle turque

Tourterelle turque
adult breeding
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Columbiformes

  • Family
    :

    Columbidés

  • Genus
    :

    Streptopelia

  • Species
    :

    decaocto

Descriptor

Frivaldszky, 1838

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 32 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 47 à 55 cm.
  • Weight
    : 125 à 225 g
Longevity

16 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Streptopelia decaocto decaocto (Europe to India, n, e China and Korea)
  • Streptopelia decaocto xanthocycla (c Myanmar)

Foreign names

  • Tourterelle turque,
  • Tórtola Turca,
  • Rola-turca,
  • Türkentaube,
  • Balkáni gerle,
  • Turkse Tortel,
  • Tortora dal collare orientale,
  • Turkduva,
  • Tyrkerdue,
  • hrdlička záhradná,
  • hrdlička zahradní,
  • Tyrkerdue,
  • turkinkyyhky,
  • tórtora turca,
  • Tyrkjadúfa,
  • sierpówka,
  • gredzenūbele,
  • turška grlica,
  • Кольчатая горлица,
  • シラコバト,
  • 灰斑鸠,
  • 悲斑鳩,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Boreal, Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

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