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  • Catalan
    • Colom
    • Colom roquer
  • Spanish
    • Paloma doméstica
    • Paloma bravía
  • Korean
    • 비둘기
  • French
    • Pigeon biset
  • English
    • homing pigeon
    • Rock Pigeon
    • Rock Dove
  • Scientific Names
    • Columba livia
  • Indonesian
    • Merpati
  • German
    • Felsentaube
  • Portuguese
    • Pombo-das-rochas
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • ROPI
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 原鴿
    • 野鴿
    • 白鴿
  • Hebrew
    • יונת סלעים
  • Russian
    • Сизый голубь

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

ruggedbynature

Date

January 19, 2017 09:59 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Feral Pigeon Columba livia var. domestica

Observer

francesca16

Date

January 17, 2017 11:13 AM CET

Photos / Sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

wormgod

Date

September 24, 2015 02:03 PM CDT

Description

A rock pigeon with leucism. The only time I spotted it.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

wormgod

Date

August 27, 2015 02:02 PM CDT

Description

Common Rock Pigeon. This one was used to humans enough to let me get a nice shot from a phone.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

arnel

Date

January 18, 2017 08:11 PM PST

Description

Five birds observed, perched on the roof of the Fu Lam Mum Restaurant.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

arnel

Date

January 18, 2017 07:27 PM PST

Description

Two birds observed, flying due east in the pouring rain.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

altapia2

Date

January 18, 2017 03:38 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

natureinla

Date

January 16, 2017

Description

Photo and Observation via Instagram by a_viduetsky

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

arnel

Date

January 18, 2017 12:12 PM PST

Description

30 birds observed, all of them perched on some telephone lines.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Feral Pigeon Columba livia var. domestica

Observer

umbagog4

Date

January 8, 2017 12:52 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Feral Pigeon Columba livia var. domestica

Observer

cliygh-and-mia

Date

January 18, 2017 12:03 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Pigeon Columba livia

Observer

arnel

Date

October 5, 2016 05:15 AM MST

Description

Two birds observed, perched on a street light.

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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.
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