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Spotted Imperial Pigeon

Spotted Imperial Pigeon

Scientific name:
Ducula carola
Habitat:
Lowland forest to mossy forest to 2500m.
Birdwatch note:
In adult male, note white crescent and dark grey lower breast separating light grey upper breast & chestnut belly. Uncommon endemic. Smallest imperial-pigeon in the Philippines. Moves altitudinally taking advantage of fruiting trees.
Photo credit:
Romel Barrera