Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Eurasian Turtle-Dove
Eurasian Turtle-Dove Streptopelia turtur
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): European Turtle Dove, European Turtle-Dove, Common Turtle-Dove, Turtle-Dove, Isabelline Turtle-Dove
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeEurope e. to c. Asia and s. to n. Africa;
(1) Azores, Canary Is., Europe from the British Isles e. across c. and s. Russia to Kazakhstan (upper Irgiz River) and sw. Siberia.
(2) Balearic Is. and nw. Africa from Morocco to Iran, n. Afghanistan and India to ex. nw. China (w. Sinkiang e. to ne. Kansu and s. Tsinghai).
(3) E. Libya, Egypt (Dakhla and Kharga oases) and n. Sudan (Faiyum).
(4) S. Sahara in the Air Massif and Hoggar Mountains.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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