Category Archives: Columbiformes

Wood Pigeon Taking a Shower


Columbiformes

Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Dates: 13 September 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).

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Rock Pigeon


Columbiformes

Place: Laugharne Castle, Carmarthenshire
Dates: 23 September 2016.





[Columba livia, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Rock dove]

The sound of the rock pigeon (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stuart Fisher)

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

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).

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).