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  Wompoo Pigeon (Ptilinopus magnificus)

Wompoo Pigeon | Ptilinopus magnificus photo
Wompoo Pigeon.

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Wompoo Pigeon | Ptilinopus magnificus photo
Wompoo Fruit Dove (Ptilinopus magnificus) at the Louisville Zoo

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WOMPOO PIGEON FACTS

distribution map showing range of Ptilinopus magnificus in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Columbiformes
Family:Columbidae
Genus:Ptilinopus
Species:magnificus
Common Name:Wompoo Pigeon

Relatives in same Genus
  Rose-crowned Pigeon (P. regina)
  Purple-crowned Pigeon (P. superbus)