Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pigeons and Doves :: Zenaida Dove
Zenaida Dove Zenaida aurita
Described by: Temminck (1809)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeEx. e. Mexico and West Indies;
Fragmented island populations;
(1) E. Mexico (Yucatan coast and Holbox, Mujeres and Cozumel Is.).
(2) West Indies (Bahamas on New Providence, Grand Bahamas, the Biminis, Abaco, Andros Is., Eleuthera, the Exumas, Cat Is., San Salvador, Long Is., Crooked and Acklins, Great Inagua, Turks and Caicos, Greater Antilles (Cuba), Cayman Is. and Virgin Is.).
(3) West Indies (Lesser Antilles s. to Grenada (Guadeloupe, Barbados).
Playa Larga, Matanzas Province, Cuba - Mar 11, 2002 Source: William Hull
Description: Two birds walking on grassy lawn.
No sounds are available for this species
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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