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African Green Pigeon - ID Guide | Alfie Curling

Updated: Oct 1, 2020

Key Identification Features:

Size: Medium 30cm

Bill Shape: Slender fruit-eating

Bill Colour:  Red base. White Tip

Legs: Yellow leg Feathers

           Red/Orange Feet

Eye Iris Colour: Bluish white

Plumage: Overall Green Appearance

                Purple Shoulders

                Grey/Green head nape and Breast

Typical Habitat:

Well-wooded regions, Riverine Forests and wooded hillsides, where wild figs are fruiting.