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Collared Doves (Δεκαοχτούρες)

Streptopelia decaocto


Eurasian collared doves in love, (Greek: "decaoctoura" -sing., "decaoctoures" -plur.). They own their zoological name in their own song, wich is phonetically similar to the Greek word "decaocto" ("18- eighteen").

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Βόλος, Περιφέρεια Θεσσαλίας, Greece

Spotted on Mar 29, 2008
Submitted on Nov 3, 2012

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