Beautiful Fruit Dove

a.k.a. Crimson-capped Fruit Dove, Rose-fronted Pigeon

Ptilinopus pulchellus

Beautiful Fruit Doves
Photo courtesy of Daniel Sörensen

This is a lowland forest dweller in New Guinea and the western Papuan Islands.

Not a highly social species, often being found alone.

A single egg comprises the clutch for this species.


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