Speckled Wood Pigeon

The upper body of the Speckled Wood-pigeon is maroon-brown except for its neck, which, like many pigeons, is iridescent. Its lower body features the speckles which give it its name. The bird is 38 centimeters in length.

The Speckled Wood Pigeon is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

For the purposes of our bird news services, Speckled Wood Pigeon is classed as Ungraded: species which are unlikely to appear as wild birds in Britain or Ireland hide section Most recent photos of Speckled Wood Pigeon (1) Lingmethang Road, Mongar, Bhutan Lingmethang Road, Mongar, Bhutan12/04/2008 Lingmethang Road, Mongar, Bhutan 12/04/2008 View all pictures of Speckled Wood Pigeon View all pictures of Speckled Wood Pigeon show section External Links (0) We currently have no More

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Speckled Wood Pigeon, Thailand, Doi Inthanon 14th March © Peter Ericsson From 2200m at Doi Inthanon. Good numbers of birds came out to sun in the early morning hours. More

Order : Columbiformes
Family : Columbidae
Genus : Columba
Species : hodgsonii
Authority : Vigors, 1832