Saw 2 fly into Eucalyptus tree. Heard male and female calling.
Six birds observed, perched on the transmission tower at the indicated location.
Four birds observed, perched on the transmission tower at the indicated location.
Te henui walkway near Awanui cemetery.
Te Henui walkway
Pigeons and doves constitute the bird clade Columbidae, that includes some 310 species. They are stout-bodied birds with short necks, and have short, slender bills with fleshy ceres. Doves feed on seeds, fruits, and plants. This family occurs worldwide, but the greatest variety is in the Indomalaya and Australasia ecozones.