Adamawa turtle dove

Adamawa turtle dove

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Streptopelia hypopyrrha

The Adamawa turtle dove is a species of bird in the pigeon and dove family Columbidae. It is also known as the pink-bellied turtle dove. The species is closely related to and has been considered the same species as the dusky turtle dove. The species has a disjunct distribution, being native to Cameroon, Nigeria and southwestern Chad and further west in Gambia, Senegal and Mali. It has also been reported defending a territory in Togo, suggesting a population may exist there too.

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References

1. Adamawa turtle dove Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adamawa_turtle_dove
2. Adamawa turtle dove on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22690426/93273305
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/498607

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