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Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto decaocto   - Adult
Eurasian Collared Dove
Photographer : © Sunil Singhal
Location :outskirts of Kota, Rajasthan, India (25 3 40.554 N, 75 48 19.740 E)
Date : 14 April 2018
English synonyms:Collared Dove, Eurasian Collared-Dove, Common Collared Dove, Common Collared-Dove, Indian Ring Dove, Eurasian Ring Dove, Eastern Ring Dove, Indian Ring-necked Dove, Collared Turtle Dove, Eurasian Collared Turtle Dove, Pink-headed Dove, Rosy-gray Turtle Dove, Rosy-gray Turtle-Dove, Rosy-grey Turtle Dove, Rosy-grey Turtle-Dove
Bird Family :Columbidae - Pigeons & Doves
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Note the bird's half-closed eyelid. This is not the nictitating membrane, which goes across the eye from inside to out, not from top to bottom.