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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 白鴿
    • 野鴿
    • 原鴿
  • English
    • Rock Dove
    • Rock Pigeon
  • Scientific Names
    • Columba livia
    • Columbia livia
  • French
    • pigeon biset
  • Indonesian
    • Merpati
  • Spanish
    • Paloma doméstica
  • German
    • Felsentaube
  • Portuguese
    • Pombo-das-rochas
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • ROPI

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Date

March 29, 2015

Description

The bird's appearance has a greenish spot on its neck. It is about 13 inches in length. They will usually be around any source of food and will eat crumbs of bread that are left behind.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

samantha2000

Date

April 1, 2015 04:14 PM PDT

Description

I found these in my neighborhood

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

aungwin

Date

August 5, 2014 11:51 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

jmaughn

Date

March 31, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Domestic Pigeon Columba livia domestica

Observer

aglen

Date

April 1, 2015 05:56 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 15, 2015

Description

2 wild-plumaged adults feeding on the Mexican border

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Feral Pigeon Columba livia domestica

Date

February 26, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 22, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 22, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Feral Pigeon Columba livia domestica

Observer

ryber

Date

March 31, 2015 07:36 AM AWST
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Description from Wikipedia

The rock dove (Columba livia) or rock pigeon is a member of the bird family Columbidae (doves and pigeons). In common usage, this bird is often simply referred to as the "pigeon".

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.