Open woodland and parks around people.Back to top
Seeds.Back to top
Flimsy platform of twigs, in tree or bush.
|Clutch Size:||2 eggs|
|Condition at Hatching:||Helpless with creamy buff down.|
Feeds mostly on ground.Back to top
Feral populations do not seem to be able to maintain themselves without being provided food by people. Back to top
Cramp, S. 1985a. Handbook of the birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, vol. 4. terns to woodpeckers. New York: Oxford Univ. Press.
Goodwin, D. 1983b. Pigeon and doves of the world. 3rd ed. Ithaca, NY: Cornell Univ. Press.
Sibley, D. A. (2014). The Sibley guide to birds, second edition. Alfred A. Knopf, New York, USA.