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Jambu Fruit Dove Ptilinopus jambu   - Juvenile
Jambu Fruit Dove
Photographer : © Amar-Singh HSS
Location :Kledang-Sayong Forest Reserve, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Date : 23 December 2016
English synonyms:Jambu Fruit-Dove, Crimson-headed Fruit Dove, Crimson-headed Fruit-Dove, Jambu Fruit Pigeon, Jambu Fruit-Pigeon, Pink-headed Fruit Dove, Pink-headed Fruit-Dove
Bird Family :Columbidae - Pigeons & Doves
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :A juvenile feeding on Ficus benjamina fruit together with many other species. Fruit was swallowed whole and not crushed. No calls were made and it was, as usual, a solitary bird.
- Amar
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic.
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