Zebra Dove, Geopelia striata
Public park in Bangkok
Ad. Released into Town Common.
Ad. Can't fly properly, R&R, released 23-Oct.
Juv. Can't fly properly, weak, put down.
The Zebra Dove (Geopelia striata) also known as Barred Ground Dove, is a bird of the dove family Columbidae, native to South-east Asia. They are small birds with a long tail. They are predominantly brownish-grey in color with black-and-white barring. They are known for their pleasant soft, staccato cooing calls.