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Thick-billed Green Pigeon Treron curvirostra   - Female
Thick-billed Green Pigeon
Photographer : © Kulashekara C S
Location :Lingambudhi Lake, Mysore, Karnataka, India
Date : 20 September 2007
English synonyms:Thick-billed Green-Pigeon, Thick-billed Pigeon, Barusan Green Pigeon (hypothapsinus), Barusan Green-Pigeon (hypothapsinus)
Bird Family :Columbidae - Pigeons & Doves
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :This is apparently the first Indian Subcontinent record away from the Northeast. As such the possibility that it might be an escaped cagebird must be considered, although apparently it has never been kept at the local zoo. - Ed.
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic.
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