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Feral Pigeon
  Columba livia
Feral Pigeon

About 32 cm long. Variable in form and colour but usually blue-grey with two broad black
wing bars.

Introduced species. All those seen in the countryside are descendents of domestic stock. Often appears in large flocks in major urban parks.

Feeds on food such as seeds and breadcrumb,
and occasionally other food fed by human.

Photo: Henry Lui


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