What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
ORDER COLUMBAE OR COLUMBIFORMES
Columba rupestris Crag Pigeon Bartailed
Genus Streptopelia Turtledoves
Other editions - View all
according adults apparently April arrival Asia August beginning bill Biotope birds bodies boundary breeding brown central clutch coast colonies color common completely considerable coverts cranes crop dark departure developed Distribution early east eastern edge eggs encountered extremely fall feathers feeding females flight flocks frequently gray ground Habitational half head heron incubation individuals islands July June Lake late later laying length less little bittern lower males March middle migration molt mouth neck nesting nestlings northern numbers nuptial observed obtained occasionally occur October pairs particularly period petrel pigeon places plumage primary probably range rarely reaches recorded rectrices Region remain remiges replaced reported River season September short sometimes southern Soviet species spring status steppes subspecies Syr Darya Territory third trees upper various weight western wing winter winter quarters Zarudnyi