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Common Emerald Dove

Chalcophaps indica


The Common Emerald Dove is a stocky, medium-sized pigeon, typically 23 to 28 centimetres (10 to 11.2 inches) in length. The back and wings are bright emerald green. The flight feathers and tail are blackish, and broad black and white bars show on the lower back in flight. The head and underparts are dark vinous pink (in chrysochlora, more brown in longirostris), fading to greyish on the lower belly. The eyes are dark brown, the bill bright red and legs and feet rufous.(wiki)

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Desmond.E.S.O 5 years ago

Oh my goodness! What a spectacular bird!!!

Chamalka Dulmini
Chamalka Dulmini 6 years ago

wow beautiful!!!

Ali Hemati Pour
Ali Hemati Pour 6 years ago

Very beautiful!

PampaMistri 6 years ago


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Karnataka, India

Spotted on Apr 30, 2014
Submitted on Apr 30, 2014

Spotted for Mission

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