Bookmarkable URL:http://hdl.handle.net/10217/52300

Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Columbiformes
Family:Columbidae
Genus:Streptopelia
Genus species:Streptopelia senegalensis

Animal Characteristics

Head-Body Length:27 cm
Identification:The laughing dove has a brownish-pink head and underparts. The upperparts, however, are uniformly colored. The dove also has a black stippling on its upper breast and a long tail.
Habitat:Semi deserts, scrublands
Diet:Herbivore: seeds, grain
Reproduction:Laughing doves nest throughout the year. A brood usually consists of two eggs.
Pairs or loose flocks are the common social organization of these birds.
Status:No special status

Other Information

Geographic:Southern Central Asia Date:1971-11 Subjects:pigeon-like bird
Laughing dove
Little brown dove
Streptopelia
Columbidae
Columbiformes
Birds
Vertebrates
Chordata
Primo Record:https://colostate-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo-explore/fulldisplay?vid=01COLSU&docid=01COLSU_DSPACE10217/52300