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).

RED LIST  Near threatened

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

2020-09-05T16:00:29+00:00Animals|