Category Archives: Columbiformes

Wood Pigeon Building a Nest


Columbiformes

Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 28 March 2017.







Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 31 March 2017.

[Columba palumbus, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common wood pigeon]

The sound of the wood pigeon (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jelmer Poelstra)

Distribution of the wood pigeon across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Diamond Dove


Columbiformes

Place: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Dates: 16 August 2016.




[Geopelia cuneata, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Diamond dove]

The sound of the diamond dove (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marc Anderson)

Distribution of the diamond dove across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Bird Migration Modern Style


[a collared dove hitching a ride on the ferry all the way from Civitavecchia to Barcelona]

Columbiformes

Place: Civitavecchia to Barcelona ferry
Dates: 16 June 2016.





[Streptopelia decaocto, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian collared dove]

The sound of the collared dove (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist David Farrow)

Distribution of the collared dove across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Red-eyed Dove


Columbiformes

Place: Maun, Botswana
Dates: 1 September 2012.



[Streptopelia semitorquata, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Red-eyed dove]

The sound of the red-eyed dove (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Derek Solomon)

Wood Pigeon Munching Kale


Columbiformes

Place: Singleton Park, Swansea
Date: 7 October 2016.






[Columba palumbus, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common wood pigeon]

The sound of the wood pigeon (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jelmer Poelstra)

Distribution of the wood pigeon across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Collared Doves in Spain and Italy


Columbiformes

Place: Valle dei Templi, Sicily
Date: 29 May 2016.



Place: Cefalu, Sicily
Date: 5 June 2016.





Place: Panarea Island, Lipari Islands, Sicily
Date: 8 June 2016.





Place: Canet de Mar, Catalunya
Date: 17 June 2016.


Place: Port Lligat, Catalunya
Date: 19 June 2016.



[Streptopelia decaocto, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian collared dove]

The sound of the collared dove (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist
David Farrow)

Distribution of the collared dove across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).