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Common Wood-Pigeon

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Columba palumbus Scientific name
Columbiformes Order
Columbidae Family
38–43 cm Length
Woodland, grassland, agricultural land, rural & urban areas. In Europe, Asia & North Africa. Habitat
Altitude
Range
2 White eggs incubation 17 - 19 days fledging in 33 to 34 days. Clutch
Buds, shoots, seed, nuts, fruit, berries, various crop plants, peas and grain. Food  
Gregarious when feeding Habits
2440 - TSN: 177103 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

Common Wood-pigeon song
(Columba palumbus)
Sander Bot XC35082
21-03-2009, Netherlands

AKA:- Other synonyms
Arabic: ورشان, ورشان ورشان
Asturian: Palombu Bravu
Azerbaijani: Alabaxta, Iri meşə göyərçini
Belarusian: Вялікі голуб, Вяхір
Bulgarian: Гривяк
Breton: Ar gudon, Kudon
Catalan: Somorgollaire alablanc, Tudó
Catalan (Balears): Tudó
Valencian: Somorgollaire alablanc
Czech: holub hřivnáč, Holub hrivnác, Holub hřivnáč
Chuvash: Улаппа
Welsh: Colomen goed, Colomen wyllt, Ysguthan
Danish: Ringdue
German: Ringelatube, Ringeltaube
Greek: (Κοινή) Φάσσα, Φάσσα
Greek (Cypriot): Φάσσα
English: Common Wood Pigeon, Common Woodpigeon, Common Wood-Pigeon, Cushat, Cushie-doo, European Wood-Pigeon, Madieran wood pigeon, Quest, Ring dove, Ring Pigeon, Ringdove, Wood Pigeon, Woodpigeon, Wood-Pigeon
Esperanto: ringokolombo
Spanish: Paloma Torcaz
Estonian: Kaelustuvi, kaelustuvi (meigas), Kaelustuvi e. meigas, Meigas, Pigeon ramier
Basque: Pagauso, Pagausoa, Tudó
Finnish: Sepelkyyhky
Faroese: Mánadúgva, Mánansdúgva, Mánansdúva
French: Palombe, Pigeon ramier
Irish: Colm, Colm Coille, Colman ciolle, Colúr
Gaelic: Calman Fiadhaich, Calman-Coille, Smudan
Galician: Pombo torcaz, Tudó
Manx: Calmane Keylley
Hebrew: יונת ענק
Croatian: Golub Grivnjaš
Hungarian: Örvös galamb
Armenian: [Antarayin Aghavni ], Անտառային Աղավնի
Icelandic: Hringdúfa
Italian: Colomba plumbea, Colombaccio, Colombaccio comune
Japanese: moribato
Japanese: モリバト
Georgian: ქედანი
Kazakh: Дыркептер
Cornish: Cudhon
Latin: Columba palumba, Columba palumbus
Lithuanian: Keršinis, Keršulis
Latvian: Lauku balodis
Macedonian: Гулаб гривинаш, Гулаб–гривнеж
Mongolian: Ойн тагтаа
Maltese: Tudun
Dutch: Houtduif
Norwegian: Ringdue
Polish: Gołąb grzywacz, grzywacz, Siniak
Portuguese: pombo torcaz, Pombo-torcaz
Romansh: Tidun
Russian: Vyakhir, витютень, Вяхирь, Вяхирь обыкновенный
Sardinian: Palumba
Scots: Calman fiadhaich, Calman-choille, Smudan
Northern Sami: Gierdoduvvá
Slovak: Holub hrivnák, Holub hrivnatý
Slovenian: golob grivar, grivar
Albanian: Gugashi
Serbian: Golub grivaš, golub grivnjaš, Голуб гриваш, Голуб гривњаш
Swedish: Ringduva
Turkish: Tahtalı, Tahtalı Güvercin, tahtaly
Tuvinian: Көге-буга, Улуг көге-буга
Ukrainian: Припутень
Chinese: [ban-wei lin-ge], 斑尾林鸽

Sub-species

Columba palumbus
Columba palumbus [palumbus Group]
Columba palumbus [palumbus]
Columba palumbus azorica
Columba palumbus casiotis
Columba palumbus casiotis (kirmanica)
Columba palumbus excelsa
Columba palumbus ghigii
Columba palumbus iranica
Columba palumbus kirmanica
Columba palumbus kleinschmidti
Columba palumbus madarensis
Columba palumbus maderensis
Columba palumbus maderensis Extinct
Columba palumbus mederensis
Columba palumbus palumbus
Columba palumbus palumbus (excelsa)
Columba palumbus palumbus (ghigii)
Columba palumbus palumbus (kleinschmidti)
 

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