Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Red Collared-Dove

Red Collared-Dove Streptopelia tranquebarica

Described by: Hermann (1804)
Alternate common name(s): Red Turtle Dove, Red Turtle-Dove, Red-collared Dove, Red Ring-Dove, Dwarf Turtle-Dove
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Gorumara National Park, West Bengal, India - Dec 10, 2004 © Sudhir Shivaram 
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India to e. Asia, Taiwan and n. Philippines;
Several island populations;
(1) Pakistan (Baluchistan, Sind, Punjab), India (Uttar Pradesh, Assam), w. Nepal and Sikkim.
(2) N. Tibet, s. and e. China (Szechwan, se. Tsinghai, Kansu, ne. Inner Mongolia, s.Hopeh and Shantung), Taiwan to Burma, Thailand, Malay Peninsula, n. Philippines (Calayan, Luzon, Lubang, Mindoro) and Andaman Is.
Possibly introduced to Sulawesi.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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