Victoria crowned pigeon

//Victoria crowned pigeon

VICTORIA CROWNED PIGEON

Goura victoria

It is the biggest species of pigeon of the world.

 

WEIGHT: 1,5 to 2,4 kg

Food  fruits, berries , seeds ans occasionally some invertebrates.

THREATS : poaching (for meet and feathers) and deforestation (for palm oil trees plantations).

MORE INFO :

Family : Columbidae
Habits : gregarius
Egg-Laying : 1 egg
Incubation : 28-29 days
Longevity: 15-20 years

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