Showing posts with label Doves. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Doves. Show all posts

Wood Pigeon

Wood pigeon (Columba palumbus) occurs throughout Europe except for Iceland and the northern parts of Russia and Scandinavia. It is found also in western Asia and in a belt stretching from Turkey to the north-western India and western China. Wood pigeons are also found in parts of northwestern Africa. In the westernmost and southernmost parts of its range, the Wood pigeon is sedentary while others leave their breeding areas and migrating south for the winter.


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European turtle dove

European turtle dove Bird painting by Artmagenta
Turtle dove

The European turtle dove (Streptopelia turtur) is a migratory species with a southern Palearctic range covering most of Europe and the Middle East and including Turkey and north Africa, although it is rare in northern Scandinavia and Russia. It winters in southern Africa

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Collared Dove

Collared Dove sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Collared Dove

The Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto is found in Asia and Europe, and also recently introduced in North America.

Rock Dove

Rock dove bird painting by Artmagenta
Rock dove

The Rock Dove (Columba livia), includes the domesticated domestic pigeon, and escaped populations of domestic pigeons that gave rise to the urban pigeon. The Rock Dove has its natural range along the coast of Scotland, locally in Ireland, the Faroe Islands, in western and southern Europe, North Africa, the Arabian Peninsula and South Asia, as far east as India.

Zenaida Dove

Zenaida Dove sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Zenaida Dove
Anguilla's national bird
The zenaida dove (Zenaida aurita) is the national bird of Anguilla, where it is commonly (but erroneously) referred to as a turtle dove.


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Wompoo fruit dove

Wompoo fruit dove bird painting by Artmagenta
Wompoo fruit dove

The wompoo fruit dove (Ptilinopus magnificus), also known as wompoo pigeon, is one of the larger fruit doves native to New Guinea and north-eastern Australia.

Stock Dove

Stock Dove sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Stock Dove
The Stock Dove (Columba oenas) breeds in Europe, Central Asia, Middle East and Morocco.

Mourning Dove

Mourning Dove bird painting by Artmagenta
Mourning Dove
National Bird of British Virgin Islands

The Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)is also called the Turtle Dove or the American Mourning Dove or Rain Dove, and formerly was known as the Carolina Pigeon or Carolina Turtledove. It is one of the most abundant and widespread of all North American birds.