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Oriental Turtle-Dove

Streptopelia orientalis

Very common in eastern Asia, and migratory in the northern part of its range, this dove has strayed to Alaska several times. Records elsewhere in North America might have involved birds that had escaped from captivity.
Family Pigeons and Doves
Very common in eastern Asia, and migratory in the northern part of its range, this dove has strayed to Alaska several times. Records elsewhere in North America might have involved birds that had escaped from captivity.
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