Columbidae and its types

Columbidae is a bird family consisting of pigeons and doves. It is the only family in the order Columbiformes. These are stout-bodied birds with short necks, and short…

Nicobar pigeon

The Nicobar pigeon is found on small islands and in coastal regions from the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India, east…

Rock dove

The rock dove, rock pigeon, or common pigeon is a member of the bird family Columbidae (doves and pigeons). In…

Victoria crowned pigeon

The Victoria crowned pigeon (Goura victoria) is a large, bluish-grey pigeon with elegant blue lace-like crests, maroon breast and red…