Pigeon, Wood

The common wood pigeon may be identified at once by its size at 38–44.5 cm , and the white on its neck and wing. It is otherwise a basically grey bird, with a pinkish breast. The . wingspan can range from 68 to 80 cm. Adult birds bear a series of green and white patches on their necks, and a pink patch on their chest.

Latin Name
Columba palumbus

Photos

When the bird was spotted

Date Location Title Seen by Interestingness
France, Leymen In the garden mike421 *
Italy, Sicily St Vito del Capo mike421
Germany, Marktrodach sitting on old cherry tree Hühnerhabicht *
Germany, Wissen In the garden Hühnerhabicht
Germany, Kandern On roof Hühnerhabicht *
UK, Teesside and the North York Moors On garden fence b.m.stokesley
Germany, Marktrodach In the garden Hühnerhabicht
Germany, Wissen in the old oaks across the street Hühnerhabicht
UK, Teesside and the North York Moors Garden b.m.stokesley
Germany, Marktrodach 2 sitting on a cable in garden Hühnerhabicht *
Germany, Wissen In the garden flying overhead Hühnerhabicht *
UK, Teesside and the North York Moors Stokesley b.m.stokesley
Germany, Wissen in the old oak opposite the house Hühnerhabicht
Germany, Kandern on neighbour´s roof Hühnerhabicht *
UK, Teesside and the North York Moors In trees in Kirkby churchyard b.m.stokesley
Germany, Marktrodach flying round the house Hühnerhabicht
France, Leymen Flying overhead in the garden mike421
France, not specified Oltingue mike421 *
UK, Teesside and the North York Moors from garden b.m.stokesley
France, Leymen In the garden mike421
Germany, Wissen on the oak opposite the house Hühnerhabicht
Spain, Seville Seville b.m.stokesley
Germany, Kandern on a tree in the wood behind my house Hühnerhabicht *
UK, London sitting in a tree in Hampstead Hühnerhabicht
France, Leymen In front of the house mike421 **
UK, Teesside and the North York Moors garden b.m.stokesley
France, La petite Camargue La petite Camargue mike421
UK, Teesside and the North York Moors Garden fence b.m.stokesley
Spain, Mallorca Seen at Albufera Nature Reserve b.m.stokesley
France, Leymen In front of the house mike421 *
UK, Teesside and the North York Moors Marton mike421
Switzerland, not specified All over mike421 *
France, Leymen In the copse behind the house mike421 **
UK, Teesside and the North York Moors Nesting in Stokesley mike421