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Emerald Dove

Emerald Dove

Scientific name:
Chalcophaps indica
Habitat :
Early second growth to virgin forests.
Birdwatch note :
Emerald green wings and 2 broad whitish grey bars on lower back and rump are diagnostic. Common but shy. Usually seen flying low through forest, down trails and forest clearings.
Photo credit :
Romy Ocon, www.pbase.com/liquidstone