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Wedge-tailed Green Pigeon

Treron sphenurus

Description:

Large pigeon/dove.

Habitat:

Sub-urban area with thick mixed forests, junipers, bamboos and bushes. Ground is quite marshy. Cool to warm area. Altitude about 1,700m.

Notes:

This beautiful bird (type of Dove?) was spotted perched on this tall tree this morning. I'm really happy!

1 Species ID Suggestions

loarie
loarie a year ago
Wedge-tailed Green-Pigeon
Treron sphenurus Wedge-tailed Green-Pigeon (Treron sphenurus) · iNaturalist.org


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8 Comments

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa a year ago

Thanks maplemoth662.

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a year ago

A very pretty photo....

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa a year ago

Thanks Antonio, Manoj Bhai, Brian38, The MnMs and AshleyT for making it favourite.

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa a year ago

Thanks Ash.

AshleyT
AshleyT a year ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa a year ago

Thanks Manoj bhai and Antonio.

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa a year ago

Thanks The MnMs and Brian38.

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa a year ago

Thanks Ioarie for the ID and ref.

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
Spotted by
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa

Gangtok, Sikkim, India

Lat: 27.34, Long: 88.61

Spotted on Jul 18, 2018
Submitted on Jul 18, 2018

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