Blue-headed Wood Dove

Turtur brehmeri - Tourtelette demoiselle

Tourtelette demoiselle
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Columbiformes

  • Family
    :

    Columbidés

  • Genus
    :

    Turtur

  • Species
    :

    brehmeri

Descriptor

Hartlaub, 1865

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 92 à 135 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Tourtelette demoiselle
adult

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

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Turtur brehmeri brehmeri (s Cameroon to e DRCongo and nw Angola)
  • Turtur brehmeri infelix (Guinea and Sierra Leone to Cameroon)

Foreign names

  • Tourtelette demoiselle,
  • Palomita cabeciazul,
  • rola-de-cabeca-azul,
  • Blaukopftaube,
  • kékfejű erdeigerle,
  • Brehmers Duif,
  • Tortora boschereccia testazzurra,
  • blåhuvad fläckduva,
  • Blåhodedue,
  • bronzovka modrohlavá,
  • hrdlička modrohlavá,
  • Kaneldue,
  • kameruninuikuttajakyyhky,
  • tortoreta capblava,
  • turkaweczka modrogłowa,
  • Сизоголовая лесная горлица,
  • ズアオバト,
  • 蓝头森鸠,
  • 藍頭森鳩,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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