European Turtle Dove
Streptopelia turtur

>> GENERAL >>>>>

– small dove, considerably smaller than Feral Pigeon
– mainly nocturnal migrant, diurnal movements take place
– migrates singly, usually flocks during the day

>> VISUAL ID >>>>>


European Turtle Dove Streptopelia t. turtur, AD
BIF1178, 26/05/2015, Jüterbog, Germany, Mathias Putze


European Turtle Dove Streptopelia t. turtur, AD
BIF1179, 26/05/2015, Jüterbog, Germany, Mathias Putze


European Turtle Dove Streptopelia t. turtur, AD
BIF1185, 05/05/2012, Besh Barmag, Azerbaijan, Michael Heiß


European Turtle Dove Streptopelia t. turtur, AD
BIF1186, 05/05/2012, Besh Barmag, Azerbaijan, Michael Heiß


European Turtle Dove Streptopelia t. turtur, AD
BIF1180, 28/07/2015, Jüterbog, Germany, Mathias Putze


European Turtle Dove Streptopelia t. turtur, AD
BIF1181, 28/07/2015, Jüterbog, Germany, Mathias Putze

>> ACOUSTIC ID >>>>>

– nonvocal during migration

>> COMPARISON SPECIES >>>>>

Rock Dove (v)
Feral Pigeon (v)
Stock Dove (v)
Common Wood Pigeon (v)
Eurasian Collared Dove (v)
Oriental Turtle Dove (v)

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