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Green Imperial Pigeon Ducula aenea sylvatica  
Green Imperial Pigeon
Photographer : © Anupam Mukherjee
Location :Latpanchar, outskirts of Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary, West Bengal, India
Date : 27 December 2014
English synonyms:Green Imperial-Pigeon, Enggano Imperial Pigeon (oenothorax), Enggano Imperial-Pigeon (oenothorax), Paulina's Imperial Pigeon (paulina), Paulina's Imperial-Pigeon (paulina), Nicobar Imperial Pigeon (nicobarica), Nicobar Imperial-Pigeon (nicobarica)
Bird Family :Columbidae - Pigeons & Doves
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :I was waiting in village along a netside when suddenly this fellow came and sat just few feet away from me for some seconds. Before I could manage for some better shots it flew away. - AM