Zenaida Dove

Zenaida aurita - Tourterelle à queue carrée

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Columbiformes

  • Family
    :

    Columbidés

  • Genus
    :

    Zenaida

  • Species
    :

    aurita

Descriptor

Temminck, 1809

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 31 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 120 à 180 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

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adult

Zenaida Dove (Zenaida aurita) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family.

Subspecific information 3 subspecies

  • Zenaida aurita aurita (Lesser Antilles)
  • Zenaida aurita salvadorii (n Yucatán Pen., Cozumel, Holbox and Mujeres Is.. Mexico.)
  • Zenaida aurita zenaida (Bahamas, Greater Antilles, Virgin Is.)

Foreign names

  • Tourterelle à queue carrée,
  • Zenaida Caribeña,
  • Liebestaube,
  • Antilliaanse Treurduif,
  • Tortora di Zenaide,
  • Zenaidaduva,
  • Vestindiadue,
  • nachovka škoricová,
  • hrdlička karibská,
  • Zenaidadue,
  • karibianvaikertajakyyhky,
  • tórtora del Carib,
  • gołębiak cynamonowy,
  • Zenaīdas ūbele,
  • Антильская горлица,
  • シマハジロバト,
  • 鸣哀鸽,
  • 鳴哀鴿,

Voice song and cries

Tourterelle à queue carrée
adult

Habitat

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immature

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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