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Pigeon, Spinifex
 
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Scientific Name:
Geophaps plumifera
Location(s):
Australasia, Australia, Global Read more
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IUCN
The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is described as usually common in suitable habitat (Gibbs et al. 2001). ...
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Wikipedia
There are only two Australian pigeon species that possess an erect crest: the Spinifex Pigeon and the Crested Pigeon. The Spinifex Pigeon is the smaller of the two, measuring from 20 to 24 centimetres (8 to 9.6 inches). There are two races;[citation needed ] the White-bellied Spinifex Pigeon, Geophaps plumifera plumifera, which is permanently found in the arid areas of northwestern, northern, eastern and central Australia, and the Red-bellied Spinifex Pigeon, Geophaps plumifera ferruginea, which is permanently found in the Pilbara, Western Australia. ...
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