Lemon Dove

Columba larvata

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The lemon dove or cinnamon dove (Columba larvata) is a species of bird in the pigeon family Columbidae found in montane forests of sub-Saharan Africa. The São Tomé lemon dove is usually treated as a subspecies. The lemon dove has a generally brownish-grey plumage with a cinnamon brown breast. Males have a greenish-glossed neck and white markings on the head, and females and juveniles are rather more brown and have grey facial markings. This dove is...

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  1. (c) Markus Lilje, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by markus lilje, https://www.flickr.com/photos/27603752@N04/34189541552/
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columba_larvata

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