Madagascar Blue Pigeon

a.k.a. Madagascar Blue Fruit Dove, Red-tailed Blue Pigeon

Alectroenas madagascariensis

Madagascar Blue Pigeon
Photo courtesy of Daniel Sörensen

This denizen of evergreen forests is only locally migratory, remaining on Madagascar.

The skin around the eye is bright red.

This species keeps to the tree tops and is only known to feed on fruits.


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