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Madagascar Turtle Dove Streptopelia picturata   - Immature male
Madagascar Turtle Dove
Photographer : © Chris Patrick/RNBWS
Location :Diego Garcia, Chagos (British Indian Ocean Territories)
Date : 4 November 2007
English synonyms:Madagascar Turtle-Dove, Painted Dove, Madagascar Dove, Malagasy Turtle Dove, Red Turtle Dove, Seychelles Turtle Dove, Turtle Dove, Madagascan Turtle Dove
Bird Family :Columbidae - Pigeons & doves
Bird Group :COLUMBIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :An introduced species on Diego Garcia where they are common.
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