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spotted dove

Spiopelia chinensis


Medium sized grey bird with a notable band of black spots on white around its neck.


Hawaiian islands urban areas.


Often occurs with the zebra dove, but it's a bit larger.

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shebebusynow 3 years ago

Hopefully, though last night's coughing wasn't good. Now she gave it to me. The nature of being with children :) Maybe someday we'll be able to image viruses and put them on Project Noah, too!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 3 years ago

Oh dear! Hope she/he is better now!

shebebusynow 3 years ago

An excellent idea, and one that I usually follow. Was interrupted by a sick baby this time :)

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 3 years ago

This is a lovely spotting. To make it complete, and useful to researchers using this site for data, please edit this and add a reference (Wikipedia, Encyclopedia of Life, something else) about this species in the reference field of your spotting. Please do this for each photo you post. Thanks for helping to make Project Noah a complete reference tool for scientists.

Lat: 21.41, Long: -157.80

Spotted on Apr 2, 2015
Submitted on Apr 24, 2015


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