Black Wood Pigeon

Its natural habitats are temperate forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is becoming rare due to habitat loss.

The Black Wood Pigeon is classified as Near Threatened (NT), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.

Black Wood Pigeon on Ulleung Island(08.05.29) (Fig. 01 Black Wood Pigeon : 흑비둘기) 천연기념물 215호로 지정되어 있는 종입니다. (Fig. 02 Black Wood Pigeon : 흑비둘기) 울릉도에서는 울음 소리 때문에 '뻐꿈새' 라고도 부른다고 하네요 ^^ (Fig. 03 Black Wood Pigeon : 흑비둘기) (Fig. 04 Black Wood Pigeon : 흑비둘기) 덩치가 작은 녀석이 수컷으로 보입니다. More

that the Black Wood Pigeon (Columba janthina) and Wood pigeon (Columba palumbus) share this remarkable behavior. Where Do Japanese Green Pigeons Live? We traced the pigeons and discovered that they live and breed in the beech forests of the Tanzawa mountains, 20-30 kilometers from Terugasaki, and come all the way to the ocean for the seawater. They can also be spotted along the mountain paths of Mt. More

AKA: Black Wood Pigeon, Black Pigeon Table More

A subspecies of black wood pigeon found only on the Ogasawara Islands, the Japanese wood pigeon is distinguished by its whitish-purple head and neck. It is an endangered species, and the Ueno zoological Gardens has several specimens which it is trying to breed. commentary ueno zoo (C)2006 bureau of construction TOKYO METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT.All Rights Reserved. More

Order : Columbiformes
Family : Columbidae
Genus : Columba
Species : janthina
Authority : Temminck, 1830