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Laurel Pigeon - BirdForum Opus

Photo by Ingo
Close to the roadside in the El Cedro laurel forest, La Gomera, Canary Islands, January 2003
Columba junoniae

Identification

40-43 cm. Dark brown, dark pink breast.

Distribution

Western Canary Islands.

Taxonomy

This is a monotypic species[1].

Habitat

Mountain laurel forest.

Behaviour

It builds a stick nest in a tree. 1 white egg is laid.

References

Wikipedia

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