Ringed Turtle Dove Paloma Collarina



The , , or , , is a domestic member of the dove family (Columbidae). Although the Ringneck Dove is normally assigned its own systematic name, as , considerable doubt exists as to its appropriate classification. Some sources confidently assert that it is a domestic form of the Eurasian Collared Dove, S. decaocto, but the majority of evidence points to it being a domesticated form of the African Collared Dove, S. roseogrisea. It appears that it can hybridise freely with either species, and its status as a species must therefore be regarded as doubtful.

 

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王俊傑

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王俊傑

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