Ruddy Quail-Dove

Other Names: none

Distribution: Woodland and scrub forests throughout Latin America.

Ruddy Quail-Dove distribution range map

Description:

Size: 20-25 cm in length with a 33-38 cm wingspan.

Plumage: Both sexes have a rust colored back and facial mask and similarly colored wings. The breast, rump and undereye stripe are lighter brown. The legs, eyes, and beak are all red.

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Ruddy Quail-Dove

Ruddy Quail-Dove

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Regions
cuba
florida
texas
Tail Shape
rounded-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Habitat
Forests
Marshes
Color
buff
rust
Body Shape
pigeon
Size
medium
Order
pigeons and doves - order: Columbiformes; family: Columbidae
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species