Mariana fruit dove

Mariana fruit dove

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Ptilinopus roseicapilla

The Mariana fruit dove, also known as mwee’mwe in the Carolinian language, totot on Guam or Paluman totut in Northern Marianas Islands, is a small, up to 24 cm long, green fruit dove native and endemic to Guam and the Northern Marianas Islands in the Pacific. It has a red forehead; greyish head, back and breast; and yellow belly patch and undertail coverts.

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References

1. Mariana fruit dove Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mariana_fruit_dove
2. Mariana fruit dove on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22691435/93312366
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/394600

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