PEACEFUL DOVE FACTS
The Peaceful Dove is a small dove with a long tail. The body is brown-grey, with dark barring. The head and lower throat is paler grey, with dark scallops. The throat is white and lower body pinkish. The feet are a deep pink.
Doodle-Doo, Placid Dove, Zebra Dove, Barred Dove.
20 - 24cm
dry woodland with a grassy understorey and the edges of rainforest
small seeds of grasses and sedges, small insects
Builds a small, flimsy platform of twigs and grass in tree or shrub. Sometimes nests in garden and street trees.
north west, north and eastern mainland. Also found in south east parts of Asia,
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
|Common Name:||Peaceful Dove|
Relatives in same Genus
Diamond Dove (G. cuneata)
Bar-shouldered Dove (G. humeralis)